Oxford, MS (August 5, 2022) - A car accident in Oxford resulted in confirmed injuries on Friday, August 5. At around 2:55 p.m., the collision occurred near the Texaco at the 1448 block of S. Lamar Boulevard.
The collision left at least one person with injuries. The severity and number of related injuries have not been revealed. The injured parties were treated at the scene by attending medical personnel.
An ongoing 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.
High-Speed Crashes in Mississippi
There was evidence that in 2005, almost one-third of all fatal road accidents were caused by speeding. When travel speed increases by 1%, the rate of collisions that cause injuries climbs by about 2%, the rate of collisions that cause serious injuries rises by about 3%, and the rate of collisions that cause deaths rises by about 4%. A vehicle's speed that is much quicker is connected to an elevated risk of accident when compared to the average speed of the other automobiles in the region.
The basis for vehicle accident insurance in the state of Mississippi is the traditional blame or tort system. When such a system is in place, whoever caused the accident will be held accountable for compensating individuals who were hurt. It's crucial to remember that the at-fault party in a lawsuit involving a car collision may not always be another motorist. For instance, the automaker may be held liable for the losses if the accident was brought on by a fault in the car.
If any element that deviates from the safety requirements set for automotive usage on highways contributed to the vehicle accident, you have the right to file a claim for damages. If you have legal counsel, filing a claim for compensation after the car accident will be straightforward. For the damages you suffered as a consequence of the car accident, you will get just compensation.
The Germany Law Firm PLLC has a proven track record of success in assisting accident victims in receiving fair compensation for their post-accident suffering. To speak with an Oxford personal injury attorney and find out how our lawyers may be able to assist you with your case, call (601) 487-0555 right now.
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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.