Oxford, MS (May 11, 2022) - Many road closures were reported after a recent vehicle collision in Oxford on Tuesday afternoon, May 10. The collision happened at 1:50 p.m. on College Hill Road.
According to initial accounts, at least one person was hurt at the scene. The number of persons participating was not specified in the eyewitness accounts. The area was limited due to the presence of emergency vehicles and law enforcement authorities. Those who were hurt were sent to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The investigation into the cause of the crash 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.
Mississippi Auto Accidents
There were 604 fatal crashes and 677 road deaths in Mississippi in 2015. This works out to 22.6 deaths per 100,000 people in the state. Only Wyoming has a greater rate of fatal collisions than this state. Single-vehicle wrecks accounted for around 58 percent of traffic fatalities in Mississippi in 2015, while multi-vehicle collisions accounted for about 42 percent of fatal accidents.
After your accident, a Mississippi personal injury attorney may be able to assist you in obtaining the compensation you need to pay your expenses, repair your car, and address other difficulties. If you were injured by another car, Mississippi law allows you to hold them legally responsible for your bodily and emotional injuries, as well as financial damages. Our attorneys can assess your legal rights and compensation alternatives depending on what happened to you and what caused your accident. These consultations are provided so that victims of car accidents may have a better grasp of the process of pursuing compensation and justice in their case.
It is vital to safeguard your rights if you or a loved one has been gravely hurt in a car accident or as a result of someone else's carelessness. The first stage in the recovery process is to retain legal representation. We believe that providing high-quality legal counsel to all of our clients will increase their prospects of healing effectively from their injuries. Our car accident attorneys have a proven track record of obtaining full and fair compensation for car accident victims, and we will continue to fight for your legal rights and proper compensation.
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.