Winona, MS (January 21, 2021) – Around 10:40 a.m. on Tuesday morning, January 19, a man was killed in a fatal collision on a highway in Winona.
According to Montgomery County officials, the accident took place when two vehicles collided on US-51 due to reasons that are not yet known. The accident led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. A front-seat passenger in one of the vehicles, identified as 24-year-old Montarius Banks of Vaiden, was pronounced dead at the scene. Three others were injured as a result of the accident and hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Many people are killed in fatal accidents every single year in the state of Mississippi. In just one year, in fact, over 685 people are killed in fatal collisions due to the negligence of others within the state. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have lost someone you love in a collision, it is important that you seek the help of an attorney who has handled these cases in the past.
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Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in serious accidents. Families might feel distressed and confused about where they can turn in their time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. If you have lost a loved one and you are unsure about where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact a Mississippi accident attorney at (662) 262-6264 for more information on your options moving forward.
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