New Albany, MS (June 29, 2022) - There were multiple injuries reported following a two-vehicle accident in the New Albany area on Wednesday, June 22. The crash was reported at the intersection of MS-15 and County Road 88 at around 12:08 p.m.
Local reports claim that 67-year-old Steven Beeneof of Conway, Arkansas was headed southbound in a 2018 Chevrolet Malibu. Beeneof crashed head-on with an oncoming 2015 GMC Sierra operated by 62-year-old Willie Campbell of Holly Springs. There were several people injured, and one person was airlifted to a local hospital for treatment.
No additional information has been provided. An ongoing crash investigation is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Head-On Collisions in Mississippi
In a head-on collision, there is a high likelihood of incurring fatal injuries. These collisions have a fatality rate of up to 58 percent and are responsible for more than 10% of all annual traffic fatalities. This is important when you consider that only 2% of all recorded car accidents countrywide involve head-on collisions. Most head-on collisions are caused by distracted or inattentive drivers who stray into opposing lanes of traffic.
The majority of people don't know how to resume their regular lives after an automobile accident. You'll probably notice a lot of changes. This is why you can still need assistance even after you've healed from your injuries and sought out any necessary emergency medical care. If you decide not to file a personal injury claim, you could be held liable for any costs associated with the accident.
Accident victims should speak with a New Albany car accident attorney in order to protect their legal rights and file a post-accident claim for compensation. You might be eligible to get compensation for your medical costs, lost wages, and other damages depending on the particulars of your case. Anyone wounded in a car accident should speak with a personal injury attorney before filing a claim. The Germany Law Firm PLLC in Mississippi can help you with personal injury claims. Our attorneys have successfully defended Mississippi accident victims' legal rights in the past.
Call (601) 487-0555 to learn more about your legal options for recovering damages after a car accident caused by the carelessness of another driver.
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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.