Wiggins, MS (December 24, 2021) - In a car accident in the Wiggins area on Thursday, December 23, at least one person was injured. At 4:50 p.m., an accident occurred at the intersection of MS-26 and Old Highway 26.
Emergency personnel on the scene assisted the injured. As a result of the collision, all lanes on both sides of the highway were closed, and those who were injured were taken to nearby hospitals for treatment. There has been no further information released at this time.
The accident is currently being investigated by local authorities. More information will be released as the investigation progresses.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Mississippi
Mississippi has one of the highest rates of fatal car accidents in the country, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. As a result, residents of the state are more likely to be in a car accident and suffer serious injuries. Around 22% of Mississippi drivers do not use seat belts, and statistics show that the severity of accidents is increasing. Car accidents are now the leading cause of serious injury and death in the state, and a Wiggins car accident attorney can assist victims in fully recovering.
It takes a long time and a lot of effort to recover from a serious accident. Many people are unaware of their legal rights after being involved in a car accident. Medical bills, repair bills, and lost wages can all have a significant financial and emotional impact on our lives, putting accident victims in a financial and emotional bind. Victims who rely solely on insurance companies for compensation often feel alone and confused, and this only makes the problem worse.
If an injured party lacks the knowledge required to file a personal injury claim, they should seek the advice of a qualified Wiggins personal injury attorney. After being injured in a Mississippi car accident, there are many reasons why you need a qualified Mississippi car accident attorney fighting for your rights, one of which is to maximize your financial recovery.
Wiggins Personal Injury 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 personal injury 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.