Starkville, MS (November 22, 2021) - Starkville police officers were dispatched to a major car accident on Sunday afternoon, November 21. According to reports, the accident occurred at 12:20 p.m. near the Butler Williams Alumni Police Station on E. Lampkin Street.
At least one person was injured as a result of the collision. The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time. Due to the presence of paramedics, several lanes were closed. Those who had been injured at the scene were examined and treated by medical personnel. At this time, there is no new information.
The investigation into the crash is still ongoing, and more information will be released as it becomes available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Mississippi Reckless Driving Crashes
Rules of the road have been in place to ensure everyone's safety on the road. Unfortunately, many people do not follow them as strictly as they should. Recent accident statistics have highlighted the dangers of careless driving. Driver distraction is thought to be the cause of around 31% of all traffic fatalities, with over 13,000 people killed on American highways each year. Distracted driving is responsible for three out of every ten car accidents. You could be involved in an accident caused by negligent driving even if you drive as cautiously as possible on the road.
Car accident victims should seek legal advice from a Starkville car accident attorney to learn about their legal options for recovering damages.
If you have been injured in a Mississippi vehicle accident, you have the legal right to file a negligence claim. The person who caused you harm should be held responsible for their actions. In Mississippi, all drivers must exercise reasonable caution and follow the state's traffic laws. Many drivers in the state, however, have a bad reputation for speeding and injuring others.
Failure to act responsibly is defined as negligence. On the road, this is especially dangerous. Victims of car accidents who have been injured as a result of the negligence of another driver may be entitled to financial compensation. There's a chance you'll be able to sue for lost wages and other damages. For those who are unfamiliar with the legal system, filing a personal injury claim can be a time-consuming and confusing process. Your case will be much more difficult if you do not have the assistance of a Starkville personal injury lawyer.
Starkville Personal Injury Lawyers
An experienced lawyer can assist injured clients in filing a claim for damages to protect their legal rights following an accident. Insurance may cover medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you've been injured in a car accident, you should file a personal injury claim as soon as possible. Germany Law Firm PLLC can assist clients in virtually all types of personal injury litigation in Mississippi due to our extensive experience. Our car accident lawyers have a proven track record of fighting for Mississippi residents' rights.
If you were injured in a car accident caused by another driver's negligence, call a Starkville law firm at (601) 487-0555 to speak with an attorney about your case.
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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.