Flowood, MS (January 18, 2021) – On Saturday, January 16, a chain-reaction crash took place on a major Mississippi roadway that injured three officers.
According to the Pearl Police Department, two police were initially pursuing a suspect near the area of MS-80 and MS-49 when one of the officers stopped his cruiser to make an arrest. Other officers followed to provide backup. One of the officers headed toward the area did not see that the police car in front of them stopped, crashing and causing a chain-reaction collision.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash. Three officers were injured and hospitalized for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known but it is believed that they will all recover.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Major roadways are a hotspot for car accidents in the state of Mississippi. According to recent statistics, car accidents are one of the major reasons for hospitalizations within the entire state. Being injured in a car accident can impact an individual’s life in many ways. As you attempt to work on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you will also move forward on a financial level. Because of this, you should have the dedicated help of an accident attorney on your side.
Many individuals face the reality of being injured in Mississippi car accidents every year. Some of the most life-altering injuries that result from these collisions include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can cause victims to miss out on time at work and sustain medical bills that they are not prepared to face on their own. If you have been injured in an accident and you believe that another party is to blame, you should have a legal advocate there to assist you. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Mississippi car accidents at www.mamajustice.com.
Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice have fought to protect the rights of injured victims of car accidents over the years. We understand how traumatic an accident can be and offer our help and resources to you so that you can move forward in your dire time of need. Our attorneys will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of financial losses during these challenging times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Mississippi at (662) 262-6264 to find out how we can assist you.
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