Madison, MS (July 21, 2022) - At least one person was left with injuries following a traffic accident in the Madison area on Thursday, July 21. The crash was reported at around 1:13 p.m. at the intersection of Interstate 55 NB and Sowell Road near Exit 114.
Emergency responders were quickly dispatched to the crash site to render aid. Local reports indicated that all lanes were closed as a result of the accident. There were confirmed injuries at the scene, but the extent of the related injuries has not been confirmed.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Mississippi
On an annual basis, the state of Mississippi's highways are the site of thousands of accidents. Because of this, many individuals are hurt, some of them lose their lives, and the lives of their families are altered permanently. According to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mississippi is the state in which people are killed in motor vehicle accidents at a rate that is nearly double the national average. This makes Mississippi the state in which it is most dangerous to operate a motor vehicle.
It is everyone's goal to avoid getting into a collision when driving. The stress of having to deal with insurance companies, the agony of suffering from physical ailments, the disappointment of being unable to return to work, or, even worse, spending significant time in a hospital.
Even a little collision, such as a fender bender, has the potential to cause significant neck pain, a concussion, and other complications. In the event that you have been involved in a car crash, you should seek medical attention as soon as possible. It's possible that not all wounds may be immediately apparent. A qualified medical professional can diagnose any injuries you may have sustained, whether they are obvious or not, and then provide you with treatment to get you back on the road to recovery.
At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we place a high premium on doing all in our power to get fair recompense for our clients. Call a Madison auto accident lawyer at (601) 487-0555 for advice on how to go with your life after being injured in a collision that was the fault of another driver and if you need help recovering from your injuries.
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Disclaimer: At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, we provide the information found in these accident reports as a resource for families who have been in similar situations and to raise awareness about the dangers of driving. We would also like to honor the victims who have been injured or lost their life as a result of a Mississippi accident and hope that the information reported will help prevent future accidents. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.