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Heidelberg, MS – Antonio Dunnieang Killed in Pedestrian Accident on I-59

Heidelberg, MS (October 30, 2020) – Around 8:40 p.m. on Wednesday night, October 28, a man was killed in a pedestrian accident in Heidelberg.

According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the accident occurred when 31-year-old Antonio Dunnieang was struck by a vehicle as he was walking along I-59. He was involved in a prior accident and crashed his vehicle, which was why he got out of his car and started walking.

When Dunnieang was walking up the hill, another car hydroplaned in the area and struck him. The driver stayed at the scene of the accident, though their identity is not yet known.

The roadway was closed down in the area of the accident for some time.

No further details have been released but the investigation continues.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Pedestrian Accidents in Mississippi

Man crossing the street at a crosswalkPedestrians are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads in the state of Mississippi. In 2011, it was reported that approximately 47 people lost their lives as a result of Mississippi pedestrian accidents. These accidents are typically some of the most horrific accidents on our roads due to the fact that pedestrians have no protection from harm against drivers. If you have lost somebody you love in a pedestrian accident, it is important that you speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.

Losing somebody close to you in a pedestrian accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. No amount of money can bring back somebody that you love as a result of a pedestrian accident. However, it can help you on a financial level during this difficult time in your life. As you grieve the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you can move forward in your time of need. It is important that you speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney in Mississippi in your time of need.

At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our Mississippi accident attorneys are here to help you and your family through this difficult time in your life. Over the years, we have aggressively assisted those in need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Mississippi to find out how we can help you at (662) 262-6264.

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