Pass Christian, MS – Fatal Jeep Vs Train WreckMississippi Legal News
Pass Christian, MS (October 13, 2019) – A man is dead after a Jeep he was riding in was struck by a train in Pass Christian.
The deadly accident took place around 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 10th.
The victim has since been identified as Cory Viator, 35, of Pass Christian.
The Jeep was heading southbound on St. Paul Avenue when it was hit by a CSX train traveling west.
Viator was transported to a nearby hospital. He later died from blunt force trauma he sustained during the collision.
No additional information is available at this time as the investigation is still ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Cory Viator, at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Pass Christian
The National Safety Council has compiled data collected from research studies and statistical analysis pertaining to car accidents throughout the United States. According to that data, more than 38,000 people lost their lives on U.S. roadways in 2015. Later that same year, a Mississippi newspaper revealed that the bridges and rural roads here in Mississippi are counted among the most hazardous in the nation.
Every year, auto accidents leave tens of thousands of families to face the horrifying tragedy of a loved one’s death and the considerable hardships that invariably accompany such a loss. When you find yourself suddenly dealing with the unexpected loss of someone you love, the financial complications alone can be both monetarily overwhelming and financially devastating.
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