Tremont, MS (April 21, 2021) – On Wednesday morning, April 21, a tractor-trailer accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Tremont.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of MS-23 around the area of Mt. Gilead Road. A tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle collided in the area due to reasons that are not fully known. The accident led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were injured in the collision, though their conditions are not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Mississippi
Trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, which means that they are capable of causing some of the most catastrophic harm on our roadways. Though truck drivers are some of the safest drivers on our roads, serious collisions involving these vehicles continue to happen every single year. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 110,000 people were seriously harmed as a result of truck accidents. If you have suffered extensive damages as a result of a truck accident, it is essential that you seek the help of an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Being injured in a Mississippi truck accident can impact your life in a variety of ways, leaving you with questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be expected to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What types of regulations govern truck accidents and how do they apply to your claim? Truck accident claims are known for being highly complex, which is why you should never have to stand alone. You should be prepared to speak with a Mississippi personal injury attorney who has handled these types of claims before.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been seriously harmed as a result of a truck accident. We believe that you have many options under Mississippi law and will stand by your side in your time of need. We will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Mississippi at (662) 262-6264 to find out what options are available for you.
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Disclaimer: We, at MW Law Firm - Mama Justice, have worked hard to become valued members of the Northern Mississippi business community. We write these posts to bring awareness to the dangers of driving in hopes that our fellow community members will use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle. The information in this post is not intended to be medical or legal advice. The photographs used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.