Oxford, MS – Car Crash with Injuries on MS-278Mississippi Legal News
Oxford, MS (November 9, 2020) – There were reported injuries following a vehicle collision in the Oxford area on Sunday, November 8.
The crash reportedly occurred that afternoon at around 4:46 p.m. The site of the accident was located on the eastbound lanes of MS-278. The extent of the resulting damages has not been reported at this time.
Emergency responders and local law enforcement officials were called to the scene to render aid to the crash victims. The cause of the accident has not been reported at this time. No further information on the collision has been provided.
The Oxford Police Department is currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
High-Speed Crashes in Mississippi
Certain actions behind the wheel are more likely to contribute to serious car accidents. Each year, thousands of people are killed by speeding drivers across the United States. In 2018 alone, there were 9,378 people killed in high-speed crashes, accounting for nearly 26% of reported roadway fatalities that year. Mississippi drivers have a reputation for speeding, and nearly 15% of the state’s annual traffic fatalities involve speeding drivers.
In order to recover compensation after a crash, you have to determine that the negligence of another party directly contributed to your injuries. This can be difficult on your own, and many crash victims find themselves overwhelmed by the personal injury process. An experienced Mississippi personal injury lawyer can help you construct a strong case, make sure your legal rights are secured, and ensure that the liable party is held accountable for their role in the accident.
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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.