Starkville, MS (December 21, 2021) – At 10:02 p.m. on the night of Monday, December 20, an injury accident occurred at an intersection in Starkville.
According to Starkville Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Stark Road and G.T. Thames Drive. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. The vehicles were extensively damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Car accidents are one of the top causes of car accidents in the entire state of Mississippi every year. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to negligent reasons, though they can typically be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. Car accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every year. Though car accidents can happen virtually anywhere, intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the outright reckless acts of other drivers. If you have been injured in an intersection-related accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. You may be left with questions that only an experienced Starkville car accident lawyer can answer. An attorney will be able to assist you when it comes to many aspects of your claim, especially if you have sustained any of the following injuries and more:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Spinal cord injuries
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital for some time, as well as cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a life-altering car accident, you should speak with a Starkville personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Starkville Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here to help you move forward after a serious Mississippi car accident. We believe that you have many options under Mississippi accident law and offer our help and resources when you need them the most. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you work toward the compensation you deserve. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Starkville at (888) 484-1476 for more information on what options are available for you.
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