Oxford, MS (June 8, 2022) - At least one person was hurt in a serious car accident in Oxford on Tuesday afternoon, June 7. At 3:40 p.m. the crash was reported on Jackson Avenue W.
At the site, paramedics were seen giving aid to the injured parties, and ambulances were dispatched to transport persons in need of medical assistance to nearby hospitals. Injuries were reported at the scene. At this time, the number and severity of the resulting damages have not been disclosed.
Local law enforcement officers are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Mississippi
Mississippi had 604 fatal crashes and 677 traffic deaths in 2015. This translates to a death rate of 22.6 people per 100,000. Only one state has a greater fatal car accident rate than the rest of the nation. In Mississippi, single-vehicle crashes were involved in nearly 58 percent of deadly collisions in 2015. Furthermore, in that year, multi-vehicle incidents accounted for half of all roadway deaths in the state.
When you've been injured in a vehicle accident, you're probably wondering how to bring your life back to normal. After you've recovered from your injuries and sought emergency medical attention, you may want support since you won't be able to live as joyfully as you did before the accident. If you do not file a personal injury claim, you may be held accountable for all costs associated with your accident.
Following an accident, a personal injury lawyer can help victims file a claim for compensation and protect their legal rights. Depending on your case, you may be able to collect medical fees, lost earnings, and other damages. If you've been injured in a car accident, you should contact a personal injury lawyer to submit a claim. Germany Law Firm PLLC in Mississippi may be able to assist with personal injury matters. Our attorneys have a track record of successfully preserving the rights of Mississippi accident victims.
To learn more about your legal possibilities for collecting damages stemming from a vehicle accident caused by another driver's carelessness, please call an Oxford car crash attorney at (601) 487-0555.
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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.