Wiggins, MS – Serious Tractor-Trailer Crash on MS 26 at Walton RdMississippi Legal News
Wiggins, MS (June 22, 2020) – At around 8:10 p.m. on Monday morning, June 22nd, officials reported on a tractor-trailer crash in the town of Wiggins. It took place on State Route 26 at Walton Road, according to local law enforcement.
Authorities stated that a commercial tractor-trailer was involved in a collision that ultimately left the 18-wheeler overturned along the roadway. Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene and EMTs worked to help the injured parties.
There has been no word on the number of victims or their current conditions at this time. Authorities are investigating the cause of this accident as no further details were reported.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Trucking Accidents in Mississippi
According to reports, more than 3,400 people died in collisions involving commercial trucks in 2010, alone. Trucking accidents in Mississippi, like anywhere else throughout the country, are often among the most severe types of crashes due at least partially to the size and power or such vehicles. Many of these accidents are caused by issues such as improper loading and other reckless drivers, which quickly makes it imperative for victims to know that they have rights during such a time.
Our dependable Mississippi truck accident attorneys at Germany Law Firm, PLLC are highly aware of the unjust pain and suffering inflicted by irresponsible parties every single day. We steadfastly believe that those who have recklessly caused the injuries or deaths of other people should be held fully responsible for their negligence, and we are prepared to fight for the compensation you deserve. If you have been the victim of a truck accident in Mississippi by no fault of your own, contact a Mississippi accident attorney at (601) 487-0555 for more information today.
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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.