Oxford, MS – Collision on Old Taylor Rd Ends in InjuriesMississippi Legal News
Oxford, MS (September 18, 2020) – A crash with injuries took place in Oxford late on Tuesday night, September 15, at around 8:32 p.m., according to reports from the Oxford Police Department.
The circumstances of the accident are not clear at this time. For unknown reasons, the accident occurred somewhere on Old Taylor Road (County Road 303). Paramedics were called to the crash site to render aid to the injured parties.
The factors contributing to the accident have not been made public at this time. The extent of the resulting damages was not reported by local authorities. Emergency responders were present to render aid to the crash victims.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
High-Speed Crashes in Oxford
Speeding is a critical factor in deadly car accidents across the country. In Mississippi, a reported 15% of roadway fatalities involve speeding drivers, and thousands are killed in high-speed crashes across the country each year. Over the past twenty years, speeding has been involved in roughly one-third of traffic fatalities in the United States, with 9,378 people dying in 2018 alone. Despite the known risks of speeding, it is extremely commonplace on the roads of Mississippi.
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.