Southaven, MS – Shane Hickman Killed in Motorcycle Crash at Church Rd W & W E Ross PkwyMississippi Legal News
Southaven, MS (June 26, 2020) – A man, identified as Shane Hickman of Southaven, was killed in a two-vehicle crash that took place on Wednesday evening, June 24th. Authorities reported the accident at the intersection of Church Road West and W. E. Ross Parkway around 6:15 p.m.
According to officers, Hickman was riding a motorcycle when he collided with a van at the intersection. Emergency responders arrived at the scene and transported Hickman to Baptist Memorial Hospital where he pronounced deceased on arrival.
No criminal charges have been filed as the incident remains under investigation. Authorities have not reported any further information.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Shane Hickman at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Mississippi
As it is within any state across the country, motorcycle accidents in Mississippi are repeatedly severe as almost no protection in place for riders during a collision. In fact, back in 2017, reports showed that motorcyclists were 27 times more likely to die in a crash than the occupants of other types of motor vehicles. Victims and bereaved family members must understand their right to obtain compensation for their suffering when such an overwhelming incident is abruptly triggered by a negligent party.
Seriously negligent drivers are often the cause of terribly severe collisions involving motorcyclists all across the great state of Mississippi. At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, our dedicated Mississippi motorcycle accident attorneys believe that those who have triggered the injuries or fatalities of innocent riders must be held accountable for their actions. We are aware of the unjust suffering inflicted upon innocent people by absolutely no fault of their own, and we are prepared to fight for your financial justice. If you or a loved one have suffered because of a motorcycle accident, contact our Mississippi accident attorneys at (601) 487-0555 for more information today.
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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.