Jackson, MS (December 2, 2020) – On Tuesday, December 1, a fatal motorcycle crash involving an SUV took place at an intersection in Jackson.
Jackson Police confirmed that the accident occurred at the intersection of Broadmeadow Street and Northside Drive when a motorcycle and an SUV entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide forcefully with each other.
The 41-year-old driver of the motorcycle, who has been identified as Montrell Fleming, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The driver of the SUV remained at the scene and was not injured.
Due to the severity of the accident, the intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Mississippi
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most severe accidents that occur on Mississippi roads. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists have few protections from harm and are prone to some of the most serious injuries and fatalities. In 2006, it was estimated that approximately 4,810 people lost their lives in motorcycle accidents in the entire state of Mississippi. Drivers are urged to use special precautions at all times so that these accidents can be prevented. If you have lost someone you love as a result of an accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
Motorcycle accidents happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are not as focused on the roads as they should be. Some of the most common causes of these accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Especially at intersections, these accidents are prone to happening due to the fact that drivers sometimes make left turns in front of other vehicles. If you have suffered losses due to a Mississippi motorcycle accident, you should be prepared to speak with a wrongful death attorney in Mississippi.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in serious motorcycle accidents. We understand how challenging the aftermath of an accident can be and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects so that you can move forward. Please contact an accident attorney in Mississippi at (662) 262-6264 for the help you deserve.
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