Waynesboro, MS (August 25, 2022) - One person was killed and another injured after a car accident on a rural roadway in Waynesboro. The deadly crash was reported on Beat 4 Shubuta Road at around 8 p.m.
A teenager was reportedly traveling on the road when they crashed into another vehicle. The occupants of the second car had reportedly just come from fishing. The woman in the car suffered fatal injuries in the crash. The male passenger was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
No other injuries were reported.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal crash is in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in Mississippi
The figures tripled in 2019 to 1,579 serious injuries from automobile accidents, and then more than quadrupled again in 2020 to 3,6030 serious injuries from car accidents in Mississippi, according to reports. This significantly surpassed Mississippi's stated goal of 1,452.6 severe injuries from auto accidents for the next year.
The suffering that results from an unexpected loss of a loved one is indescribable. The anguish is compounded when one considers that another person's carelessness contributed to the unfortunate event. You might be wondering what the next step will be at this point.
We recognize that the prospect of filing a case for wrongful death may elicit a range of feelings inside you. We are also aware that no amount of money can ever bring back a lost loved one or make the anguish and loss that you are experiencing any more bearable. Unfortunately, the only remedy that the law may give in these types of cases is a monetary award against the person or corporation that is at blame for the death of your loved one in order to recompense you for your loss of that person.
Money will never make up for the death of a loved one completely. The Germany Law Firm PLLC is aware of the potential rise in expenses that might be brought on by an occurrence that was brought on by someone else's negligence. Call a Waynesboro wrongful death attorney at (601) 487-0555 if a member of your family suddenly perished in a vehicle accident to explore your legal options and how to go on with your life.
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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.