Mendenhall, MS – Fatal Pedestrian Accident Involving TrainMississippi Legal News
Mendenhall, MS (December 20, 2019) – This morning, Mississippi police responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident involving a train in Mendenhall.
Though police are still investigating the accident, they claim that the collision took place when a pedestrian was walking near the tracks and a train came through–striking the pedestrian.
Jackson Police have confirmed that the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision.
The victim has not yet been identified and police continue their investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Train Accidents in Mississippi
The Mississippi Department of Transportation is responsible for 2,600 rail miles within the entire state, which means that trains have many miles to travel. As such, there is always a chance that a train accident could take place in the blink of an eye. Especially in cases involving pedestrians, serious harm tends to result. If you have lost somebody you love in one of these accidents and you believe that another party is responsible, it is imperative that you speak with a wrongful death attorney in your time of need.
Because the financial and emotional impact of a fatal accident can be severe for a family, our attorneys at Germany Law Firm, PLLC are here to help you every step of the way as you face your claim. We continue to stand up for the rights of families who have suffered extensive harm due to reckless acts. We strongly advise you to speak with an attorney in your time of need. Contact our law firm for the help you deserve at (601) 487-0555.
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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.