Oxford, MS (May 16, 2022) - On Monday morning, May 16, emergency workers were alerted to a major vehicle accident in Oxford.
According to local media, EMS staff arrived at the location at about 7:55 a.m. Anderson Road was the scene of the collision. While paramedics were on the scene, several routes were closed to outside traffic. At least one individual has been injured due to the accident, but the seriousness of the injuries is unclear at this time.
Local officials are investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Crashes in Mississippi
Mississippi is infamous for its reckless and dangerous driving. Over 75% of adult drivers admit to chatting on their phones while driving, according to the Mississippi Department of Health. More than a third of adult drivers acknowledged reading, composing, or sending text messages while driving. Before a fatal automobile accident, almost 21% of drivers aged 15 to 19 were distracted by a smartphone.
If you've been hurt in a vehicle accident, you're probably wondering what you should do next. Nobody anticipates being in a vehicle accident. After you've recovered from your trauma and gotten emergency medical treatment, you may learn that you'll need help since you won't be able to work and support yourself. Unfortunately, you will not be rewarded for such high medical expenditures if you do not register a claim.
If you were wounded in a Mississippi automobile accident caused by a reckless driver, you have the right right to seek compensation for your losses. The tragedy's culprits must be held responsible for their conduct. At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we are committed to obtaining justice for our clients. Our company has a lengthy track record of successfully defending Mississippi individuals injured in car accidents. We understand how important it is for our customers to be able to resume their normal lives after a crash, and our entire approach is focused on making that happen.
If you have been unlawfully harmed in a vehicle accident, call an Oxford car accident lawyer right away at (601) 487-0555 to see what we can do to help you recover.
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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.