Meridian, MS (October 10, 2021) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a fatal two-car accident on Highway 39N on Sunday, October 10th.
The accident took place at about 4:00 p.m. on Highway 39N in the area of John C Stennis Drive when Miller’s vehicle and a truck collided in the northbound lanes.
The deceased has since been identified as 38-year-old Vance Miller. The driver of the truck sustained moderate injuries and was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Vance Miller, at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in Meridian
Drivers who participate in careless actions are likely to cause serious car accidents. Every year, close to 13,000 deadly car accidents are caused by these reckless drivers. This makes up nearly one-third of all fatal accidents. Sadly, basic human error plays a role in about 90% of all car accidents in Mississippi.
Statistics monitored by the Department of Transportation underscores the fact that over 700 people died in Mississippi car accidents in 2016. Additionally, several thousand people endured severe and catastrophic injuries that will demand several thousand dollars worth of medical procedures before they can begin to heal.
If you want to recover your financial losses following a car accident, you will have to prove that the carelessness of another person was the immediate cause of your injuries. This can be hard to accomplish alone, and a lot of car accident victims find themselves overcome by the technicalities involved in the personal injury legal process.
Meridian Car Accident Lawyers
When you or a family member has been critically injured in a Mississippi car crash, or in any other way caused by the negligence of another person, it is imperative to protect your legal rights. The Meridian wrongful death attorneys at Germany Law Firm PLLC believe in offering unmatched legal representation to our clients in order to raise their chances of a successful outcome.
A skilled car accident lawyer in Meridian will help you build a solid claim, defend your rights, and ensure that the person responsible is held liable for their part in your accident.
We also have an established track record of aiding accident victims in obtaining fair and full compensation to cover their losses following a crash. Contact a Mississippi car accident attorney today at (601) 487-0555 to discuss your case and see what can do for you.
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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.