Vicksburg, MS – Car Collides With Tractor-Trailer on I-20Mississippi Legal News
Vicksburg, MS (September 06, 2020) – The Mississippi Highway Patrol was notified of a car accident in the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 just before the county line on Sunday, September 6th at around 11:30 a.m.
Preliminary police reports state that a tractor-trailer collided with a car, causing the car to burst into flames.
Passing drivers helped to safely extricate three passengers from the car before police arrived on the scene. The driver was transported via ambulance to Merit Health for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The operator of the tractor-trailer was unharmed during the incident.
The cause of the accident is under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Vicksburg
A review of Mississippi car accident statistics revealed that the 560 fatal car accidents that took place in 2013 caused a total of 615 fatalities. When its small population of fewer than 3 million residents is taken into account, the state saw 21 vehicular deaths for every 100,000 people.
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