Sarah, MS – Fatal Accident on MS-3 in Quitman CountyMississippi Legal News
Sarah, MS (September 3, 2019) – Around 8:53 p.m. on September 2, the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a fatal accident that took place on MS-3.
At the time, police said that 20-year-old Timothy Jackson from Marks was traveling southbound on MS-3. Suddenly, one of his tires blew out and his vehicle went off the side of the road.
From there, it was confirmed that Jackson’s vehicle forcefully collided with a light pole. His passenger, 32-year-old Shenika Wright, was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision.
The accident remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
In just a year’s time, you might find that hundreds of people are killed in serious Mississippi accidents. In 2016, in fact, it was reported that approximately 690 deaths were caused by motor vehicle accidents, some of which took place at the hands of negligent parties. These accidents can and do take place in the blink of an eye, forever changing your life upside-down. If you have lost someone you love in a fatal accident, our wrongful death attorneys are here to offer our support.
At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, we understand the devastation that you and your family might be feeling after a serious accident. These accidents happen so unexpectedly, changing your life in ways you might not have ever imagined. Please do not hesitate to contact us for the help you deserve in your time of need 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.