Oxford, MS – Car Accident on University Ave Results in InjuriesMississippi Legal News
Oxford, MS (January 29, 2021) – Reports from the Oxford Police Department revealed that a crash on Friday morning, January 29, left one person injured.
The factors contributing to the accident were not reported by local sources. The accident took place that morning at around 7:30 a.m. The scene of the crash was located on University Avenue.
The site of the crash was closed while emergency responders were present. The extent of the resulting damages has not been disclosed by local authorities. No updates on the conditions of the injured parties are currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Crashes in Oxford
Serious crashes take place daily across Mississippi, and drivers in the state are known to engage in reckless actions behind the wheel. Drunk driving and speeding are significant contributors to deadly car accidents across the state, accounting for 30% and 15% of annual traffic fatalities in Mississippi. Human error is a factor for nearly 90% of reported car crashes in the United States, and reckless drivers are responsible for an estimated three out of every ten vehicle collisions.
If you have been injured in a Mississippi car accident, you have the right to pursue a negligence claim for your injuries. Anyone who gets behind the wheel has to exercise reasonable care to obey the traffic laws of the State of Mississippi. Failure to do so may constitute negligence and give rise to a claim for lost damages for the injured party. The personal injury claim is a long and confusing process for those with little experience in the law, but you do not have to do it alone.
A qualified Mississippi car crash attorney can help injured victims protect their legal rights after an accident by pursuing a claim for damages, including medical expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering. Germany Law Firm PLLC can bring our comprehensive knowledge to represent clients in nearly all types of personal injury cases in Mississippi. If you have been injured by a negligent driver in a Mississippi car accident, call us today at (601) 487-0555 to discuss your case.
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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.