Laurel, MS (December 30, 2021) – On Wednesday, December 30, one person was killed in a fatal bus accident in Laurel at an unspecified time.
According to officials with the ones County Sheriff’s Department, the accident happened on US-84. A passenger vehicle was traveling in the area when, for reasons that are not yet known, it collided with a school bus in the area. The bus may have been stopped at the time of the accident. The crash led to extensive damages to the passenger vehicle.
Local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene, including various paramedics and fire crews in Jones County. The responders helped one or more parties at the scene. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead due to traumatic injuries. It is not known if anyone was hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes following the accident. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Bus Accidents in Mississippi
Buses are known for being some of the largest vehicles on our roads, which means that they are capable of causing extensive harm in the event of an accident. Though these accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents, they are known for leading to some of the most catastrophic damages. Lives are taken every year due to bus accidents that could have been prevented. It is never easy for a family to lose a loved one in a bus accident but this is the reality that many families face every year. If you have sustained these losses, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Having a Laurel car accident attorney on your side can be incredibly beneficial when it comes to bringing a successful claim after a fatal accident. Losing a loved one can leave you in a difficult position emotionally, which is why you should never have to worry about the financial aspects of your claim and how they can impact your life. As the surviving family of a loved one, you should never have to worry about these aspects knowing that somebody else is at fault for the loss of your loved one. Having a Laurel wrongful death attorney on your side can be a helpful aspect as you move forward.
Laurel Wrongful Death Attorneys
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our accident attorneys are dedicated to your wrongful death claim after you have lost a loved one in a bus crash or any other type of accident. Many people can benefit from a wrongful death claim, including the following parties:
- The spouse of the victim
- Adult children who depended on the victim
- The parents of the victim
- The victim’s children
You should never delay when it comes to moving forward with a wrongful death claim, as there is limited time. It is crucial that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Please contact an accident attorney in Laurel at (888) 484-1476 to find out what options are available for you.
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