Oxford, MS (August 19, 2022) - There were reported injuries after a car accident in the Oxford area on Thursday, August 18. The collision took place on US-278 WB at around 5:05 p.m.
At least one person at the scene was hurt as a result of the crash. The injured parties were treated by attending medical personnel, and those requiring additional aid were transported to nearby hospitals.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is underway.
Local authorities are handling the ongoing crash investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
In 2020, there were 38,000 fatal motor vehicle incidents and 4.8 million accident victims, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. The good news is that over the past ten years, death rates have been dropping, mostly as a result of advancements in healthcare and vehicle security.
Because nobody expects to be in a car accident, being unprepared is very common. Most people who take part in the insurance claim process utilize it as their primary source of income. The majority of the time, accident victims are forced to rely on institutions that might not have their best interests in mind.
You shouldn't have to experience the physical, mental, and financial toll that comes with being engaged in one, whether the incident was caused by the negligence of another driver, hazardous driving conditions, or even a large huge truck.
The Germany Law Firm PLLC carefully weighs all pertinent factors when determining compensation because we feel that one of our most important obligations is to employ every available legal tool on behalf of our clients. If you have questions regarding how to go on with your life after being harmed in a collision caused by another driver and want to learn more, call (601) 487-0555 to speak with an Oxford personal injury attorney.
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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.