Oxford, MS – Jackson Ave W Scene of Car Crash with InjuriesMississippi Legal News
Oxford, MS (June 14, 2021) – On Saturday, June 12, Oxford police officers were rushed to a major car accident.
That night, at 5 p.m., the crash was reported by local authorities. The incident occurred on Jackson Avenue W, according to the Oxford Police Department. Early accounts indicated that there were injuries at the site.
Medical workers on the spot assessed and treated the wounded victims. At least one person was injured, but the extent of their injuries is still unclear. At this moment, no further information on the accident has been provided.
The continuing investigation into the accident is being handled by law enforcement personnel, and further information will be released as the inquiry progresses.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We send them our regards for a speedy recovery.
Speeding-Related Accidents in Mississippi
When a collision happens, the vehicle’s speed is critical. When a car surpasses the posted speed and crashes, the outcome is almost usually more catastrophic injuries. Speeding is one of the habits linked to a heightened incidence of a severe vehicle accident, and it is undoubtedly one of the most widespread in Mississippi. Every year, thousands of individuals are killed in high-speed collisions throughout the United States, with racing motorists being responsible for almost 15% of all traffic deaths in Mississippi. Speeding motorists contribute to tens of thousands of deaths each year, accounting for almost one-third of all road fatalities across the country during the previous two decades.
If you were hurt in a Mississippi vehicle accident, you have the right to file a negligence claim for your losses, and the individual who caused the accident should be made accountable. Everyone who operates a motor vehicle in Mississippi must use reasonable caution to follow the state’s traffic regulations, but sadly, many drivers in the state have a habit of acting recklessly, endangering themselves and others. Lack of proper action on the road may be considered negligence and result in a claim for lost compensation for the aggrieved party, providing the opportunity to recover payment. For people with little legal knowledge, filing a personal injury claim may be a lengthy and difficult procedure, but you do not have to do it alone.
After an accident, a knowledgeable Mississippi car crash attorney may assist injured victims in protecting their legal rights by pursuing a claim for damages, and you must begin working on your personal injury claim as soon as possible. Our legal team has a proven history of fighting on behalf of Mississippi residents, and we can use our extensive experience to defend clients in practically all sorts of personal injury claims in Mississippi. If you have been injured in a Mississippi car accident due to the negligence of another motorist, contact us now at (601) 487-0555 to speak with an attorney who can help you get your life back on track.
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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.