Clinton, MS (February 15, 2021) – On Sunday evening, February 14, a serious tractor-trailer accident took place on a highway in Clinton.
According to officials, the accident took place in the eastbound lanes of I-20 around Natchez Trace. Multiple vehicles collided with each other, including numerous passenger vehicles and a total of five tractor-trailers. The accident led to extensive damages to all of the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims were injured and hospitalized, though their injuries were not severe in nature.
All lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Mississippi
Truck accidents are becoming increasingly more common in the state of Mississippi every single year. In fact, in just one year’s time in the entire U.S., over 110,000 injuries were reported linked to truck accidents. It is important to also remember that statistics show that about 90% of truck accidents take place due to human error. Truck drivers are heralded as some of the safest drivers on our roads but these accidents still continue to happen every year. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, you should have the dedicated help of a legal advocate on your side.
Mississippi truck accidents are complex, which is one of the main reasons why you should have a personal injury attorney on your side after an accident. Some of the most common parties who could be to blame for these accidents include truck drivers, trucking companies, manufacturers, and more. It is important that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible so that you can move forward with your claim. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Mississippi truck accidents at www.mamajustice.com.
Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here to help you after you have been injured in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation that can cover a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact a Mississippi accident attorney at (662) 262-6264 to find out 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.