Oxford, MS – Injuries Following Vehicle Collision on Merchants DrMississippi Legal News
Oxford, MS (May 17, 2021) – At least one person sustained injuries after a car crash on Sunday, May 16, in Oxford.
At around 12:20 p.m. that afternoon, local authorities were called to the scene. The collision reportedly took place near the Marshalls located at the 500 block of Merchants Drive. First responders were dispatched to the area to provide aid to the involved parties.
The extent of the related injuries has not been confirmed at this time. The crash victims were treated by attending paramedics. The area was closed for some time while investigators were on-site.
An investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Speeding-Related Accidents in Mississippi
A speeding driver is capable of inflicting life-changing injuries in the event of a crash. There are thousands of people killed annually in high-speed traffic accidents in the United States, and roughly one-third of national traffic fatalities in the past two decades have involved speeding motorists. The risk of losing control of a vehicle is increased while speeding, and the severity of resulting injuries is often magnified.
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.
When you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a Mississippi car crash, or in any way by the negligence of another person, it is important to protect your rights. At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we believe in providing top-quality legal representation to all our clients to increase their chances of a successful claim, and we have a proven track record of helping crash victims obtain fair and full compensation to cover their damages after a crash. Contact our offices today at (601) 487-0555 to discuss your case today and see what our team of Mississippi car crash attorneys 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.