Oxford, MS (May 5, 2022) - On Wednesday night, May 4, a car accident in Oxford injured at least one person. The accident happened at 5:10 p.m. on S. Lamar Boulevard.
Emergency personnel on the scene assisted the injured. As a result of the collision, several lanes were closed, and those who were injured were taken to nearby hospitals for treatment. There is currently no additional information available.
The accident is currently being investigated by local authorities. More information will be released as the investigation progresses.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Speeding-Related Crashes in Mississippi
Speeding was responsible for 29%of all road deaths in 2020, killing 11,258, or more than 30 people each day on average. Speeding was responsible for 10,136 fatal motor vehicle accidents. These collisions involve events in which the driver was charged with a speeding-related offense or were racing, driving too fast for the conditions, or exceeding the posted speed limit was stated as a major contributing factor in the collision.
You will not be allowed an indefinite period of time to file your claim. You have three years from the date of your accident to file a claim under Mississippi's statute of limitations. You will no longer be able to file a claim after that. You will not be entitled to compensation for your losses.
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured by a car rash or in any other way as a result of someone else's carelessness, it is critical to protect your rights. Retaining legal counsel is the first step in the process. At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we believe that providing high-quality legal counsel to all of our clients will improve their chances of a successful outcome. Our car accident lawyers have a proven track record of getting full and fair compensation for victims of automobile accidents. We'll battle until the finish to safeguard your legal rights and make sure you're adequately rewarded.
Call (601) 487-0555 to speak with an Oxford personal injury lawyer about your case and learn more about what our legal team 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.