Richton, MS (August 1, 2022) - A man was killed following a traffic accident in Richton on Monday, August 1. The deadly crash was reported at the intersection of MS-29 and Thomas Creek Road at around 2:30 p.m.
Two vehicles reportedly collided at the scene. A man involved in the crash suffered fatal injuries. He was later pronounced dead by attending medical personnel.
The identity of the deceased party has not been disclosed. No other injuries have been reported at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal crash is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Car Accidents in Mississippi
While some people are lucky enough to leave the crash scene unharmed, others are less fortunate. Around 7,000 people are injured every day in the United States as a result of car accidents, and in Mississippi alone, there were almost 700 fatalities that occurred as a direct result of car accidents in 2015. The majority of fatalities and severe injuries in the state are caused by auto accidents.
There is nothing in life that is more devastating and painful than losing a loved one in an accident that might have been avoided. You should not wait any longer to seek assistance if the death of a loved one of yours was caused by the carelessness of another person. Although filing a lawsuit may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about protecting your family, it is essential that you pursue legal action. You should be granted justice for the loss of your loved one.
No amount of money will ever really make up for the loss of a loved one, but Germany Law Firm PLLC is also aware of how rapidly costs may rise in the wake of a tragedy brought on by someone else's carelessness. If a member of your family just perished in a vehicle accident, call a wrongful death lawyer in Richton at (601) 487-0555 to discuss your legal options and how to go on with your life after the tragedy.
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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.