Washington, MS – Collision on US-82 Results in InjuriesMississippi Legal News
Washington, MS (February 16, 2022) – An auto accident in the Washington area on Tuesday afternoon, February 15, resulted in confirmed injuries. The crash occurred at 12:20 p.m. on US-82.
As a result of the accident, at least one person suffered unspecified injuries. While first responders treated the injured, the area was temporarily closed. Ambulances were dispatched to transport those who needed additional medical attention to hospitals in the area. There have been no further updates on the accident as of yet.
The cause of the crash is currently being investigated. As the investigation progresses, more information will be released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Mississippi
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Mississippi has one of the highest rates of fatal car accidents in the country. As a result, state residents are more likely to be involved in a car accident and sustain serious injuries. Around 22% of Mississippi drivers do not wear seat belts, and statistics show that traffic accident severity is on the rise. Automobile accidents are now the state’s leading cause of serious injury and death.
It takes a long time and a lot of effort to recover from a serious accident. After being involved in a car accident, many people are unaware of their legal rights. Medical bills, repair bills, and lost wages can leave accident victims financially and emotionally stranded. Victims who rely solely on insurance companies for compensation frequently feel alone and befuddled, compounding the problem.
An injured party should seek legal advice from a Washington personal injury lawyer if they lack the necessary knowledge to file a personal injury claim. After being injured in a Mississippi car accident, there are many reasons why you need a qualified attorney fighting for your rights, one of which is to maximize your financial recovery.
Washington Car Accident Lawyers
At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we take great care and consideration in obtaining compensation for our clients, and we have a track record of helping Mississippi residents recover from serious car accidents. We recognize how important it is for our clients to fully recover, and our entire approach is based on this understanding.
Call a Washington car accident lawyer today at (601) 487-0555 to see what we can do for you if you have been wrongfully injured in a car accident.
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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.