Kossuth, MS (April 28, 2021) – At 7:45 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, April 27, a woman was killed in a fatal head-on collision in Kossuth.
According to the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened on County Road 604. A 34-year-old woman was driving north when her vehicle collided head-on with a Ford F-150 pickup truck being driven by a 17-year-old male.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The unidentified woman was pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries.
The roadway 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.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Hundreds of fatal accidents occur in the state of Mississippi every single year. These accidents take on many different forms but head-on collisions are some of the most common. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 2% of car accidents were head-on collisions. This may seem like a small percentage but it is important to note that approximately 10% of these accidents lead to fatalities. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one in a fatal crash but this is the reality that so many families face. If you have lost somebody you love, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Losing someone you love in a Mississippi car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. If you have suffered the enormous loss of a loved one due to an accident, you should always have experienced help on your side. It is crucial that you speak with a Mississippi wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our knowledgeable accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in accidents. We understand how traumatic it can be to face the loss of a loved one and we will stand by your side every step of the way. You may find that you are eligible to receive compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please contact a Mississippi accident attorney at (662) 262-6264 to find out how we can help you.
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