Houston, MS (December 18, 2020) – Around 10:29 p.m. on Thursday night, December 17, a woman was killed in a Houston car accident.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the collision took place on Highway 8 around the area of the Natchez Trace Parkway. The accident took place when a Dodge vehicle collided with a Kia passenger vehicle that was attempting to back out of a driveway.
Two people in the Kia, who have not yet been identified, were taken to a Tupelo hospital for treatment of their injuries. A third person in the vehicle who was identified as a passenger, 52-year-old Mabeline Vance, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
The driver of the Dodge was not injured and remained at the scene of the crash.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Hundreds of victims are killed every year in Mississippi car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 685 victims were killed due to fatal accidents. Some of the most common reasons for fatal accidents in the state of Mississippi include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Nobody should ever have to face the loss of their loved one alone. It is essential that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
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Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice have diligently assisted those who have lost loved ones in Mississippi car accidents. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after you have suffered the loss of a loved one due to a collision. A fatal accident can turn your life upside-down and leave you with questions that you are unable to answer on your own. Please contact an accident attorney at (662) 262-6264 for more information on how we can help you.
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