Lake Cormorant, MS (November 22, 2020) – Around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday evening, November 21, a fatal pedestrian accident took place in Lake Cormorant.
Mississippi Highway Patrol officials confirmed that the accident occurred on US-61 just south of the MS-161 area. A man was crossing the road in the area when he was suddenly struck by a vehicle that was traveling through the area.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. The pedestrian, who was identified only as an adult male, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Mississippi
Pedestrians are prone to some of the worst harm in accidents due to the fact that they have no protection from harm. This is why so many victims are catastrophically injured and even lose their lives in pedestrian accidents every year. In 2011, approximately 47 people were killed in Mississippi pedestrian accidents. Losing someone you love in a pedestrian accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever experienced. You should be prepared to speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.
No amount of money can bring back somebody whose life has been taken in a fatal pedestrian accident. However, it can help you move forward financially after you have lost somebody you love as a result of these accidents. As you grieve the loss of a loved one, you may be feeling helpless and confused. It is important that you speak with a skilled Mississippi wrongful death attorney after a life-altering accident takes place, especially if you are unsure about where you can turn.
Our Mississippi accident attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in car accidents. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after a serious pedestrian accident, especially one that has caused you to lose a family member as a result. You have options and should always move forward with the help of a skilled attorney. Please do not hesitate to contact a Mississippi pedestrian accident attorney in your time of need at (662) 262-6264.
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