Moss Point, MS (January 4, 2021) – Around 8:32 a.m. on December 31, a man was killed in a fatal accident that took place in Moss Point.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the accident occurred on MS-613 and involved two vehicles. A Toyota pickup truck was being driven northbound while a Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling south. For reasons that are not yet known, the two vehicles collided head-on.
Police confirmed that the driver of the Chevrolet, identified as 60-year-old Charles Carter, was seriously injured in the accident and taken to the hospital. The driver of the Toyota pickup truck, identified as 17-year-old Collin Stockman, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes for a period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Every year, hundreds of lives are lost as a result of Mississippi car accidents. Approximately 685 people were killed in the state of Mississippi as a result of fatal collisions in one recent year. These accidents take place due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. Losing somebody that you love in a collision can have a huge and lasting impact on your life, which is why you should have the dedicated help of an attorney by your side.
It is true that no amount of money can bring back a loved one after they have lost their life in a fatal accident. However, it can help you move forward on a financial level during your desperate time of need. Speaking with a Mississippi car accident attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected and that all of your questions are answered when you are feeling lost and confused. From there, you will be able to meet deadlines and gain confidence when bringing your Mississippi wrongful death claim.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our dedicated accident attorneys are here to help you after you have suffered harm as a result of a car accident in the state of Mississippi. We understand that the aftermath of an accident can be incredibly overwhelming, which is why we are here to help you hold a party liable for their role in your accident. If you have suffered losses in an accident, we want you to know that we are here for you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Mississippi at (662) 262-6264 for more information on your legal options.
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