Laurel, MS (December 17, 2021) – Around 8:00 a.m. on Thursday morning, December 16, a woman was killed in a fatal car accident in Laurel.
Troopers with the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to the fatal accident on Highway 49 in Stone County.
According to initial reports, police say a 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe driven by a 64-year-old woman was traveling southbound on Highway 49 when the vehicle went off the roadway for unknown reasons and overturned. The woman sustained fatal injuries from the crash, and despite life-saving measures performed by EMS, she was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The incident remains under active investigation by the MHP. Troopers did not say if any other vehicles were involved or if other victims suffered injuries.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with any injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Auto Accidents in Mississippi
Fatal auto accidents happen every day, resulting in numerous crashes weekly, throughout the state of Mississippi. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to happen due to the outright recklessness of others. Hundreds of people lose their lives in fatal car accidents every single year due to the careless acts of others.
In just one recent year’s time in Mississippi, approximately 685 people were killed in car accidents due to the recklessness of others. Losing somebody you love in a fatal accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life.
If you have faced these enormous losses, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
The loss of a loved one taken prematurely in a fatal car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you may need the assistance of a Laurel car accident attorney on your side.
As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Nobody should ever have to worry about these aspects on their own after they have lost someone close to them. You should speak with a knowledgeable Laurel wrongful death attorney that you can trust.
Laurel Wrongful Death Attorneys
The aftermath of a fatal accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here for you. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident.
Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone after you have lost someone you love in an accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Laurel at (888) 484-1476 for more information on how we can help 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.