Oxford, MS (July 18, 2022) - On the late morning of July 18, a car wreck caused injuries in Oxford. The incident was reported to officials in the area at around 11:50 a.m.
According to information from reports, the accident occurred in the 2300 block of Jackson Avenue West near Rebel Rags. An unknown number of cars were involved in a crash in the area that injured at least one person.
Emergency medical services were rendered to the scene shortly after the incident occurred. One or more victims were treated for injuries at the scene and transported to local hospitals for treatment as necessary.
At this time, police in Oxford continue to investigate the details of the accident. We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries.
Mississippi Vehicle Accidents
Speeding causes more injuries and fatalities in Mississippi than anything else. Driving too fast can be hazardous for drivers and passengers alike. Speeding can make it more difficult for drivers to react if they become involved in a crash. This can lead to severe injuries and death and does every single year. More than 125,000 vehicle accidents are reported per year in Mississippi. They cause injuries to over 55,000 people and end the lives of over 1,000 every year.
Throughout the nation, more than 6 million car crashes are reported per year. These accidents caused injuries to over 4.4 million individuals per year in 2015. Additionally, they take the lives of close to 40,000 people annually. An alarming fact is that the majority of these accidents are the result of driver negligence. Driver intoxication, speeding, and distraction contribute to millions of injuries and thousands of deaths every single year. Driver negligence has become a serious and dangerous issue in the United States.
If you or someone you love has been hurt in a crash, the first step to take is obviously to get medical help as quickly as possible. If your injuries are severe, an ambulance will probably be needed to transport you to the hospital. It is important to gather as much evidence as you can to present to an attorney, especially if the crash wasn’t your fault. You could be able to gather important evidence that could prove your innocence and your right to financial compensation for your injuries.
It is important that you fight to preserve your legal rights if you or your family member sustained severe injuries in a wreck that another person caused. You deserve to be compensated for your injuries and losses if you were hurt by negligence. Contact the Germany Law Firm PLLC as soon as you can to get started on your personal injury claim toward financial compensation. You can reach our office at (601) 487-0555 to speak with a lawyer regarding your existing legal rights.
If you or a member of your family has sustained serious injuries in a car accident or as a result of the negligence of another motorist, it is imperative that you fight for your rights. The first step to recovery is talking with a lawyer. If we give our clients the strongest possible legal defense, we believe they will have a higher chance of making a full recovery. The Germany Law Firm PLLC is known for helping accident victims get just and adequate compensation.
Call (601) 487-0555 right away to talk with an Oxford personal injury lawyer and learn how our lawyers can help.
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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.