Ackerman, MS (March 23, 2021) – Around 11:49 a.m. on Monday morning, March 22, a serious tractor-trailer crash occurred in Ackerman.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the accident happened on MS-15 when a pickup truck and a tractor-trailer collided with one another. The tractor-trailer was headed south at the time as the pickup truck was driving north.
Due to the severity of the accident, the tractor-trailer overturned. This led to extensive damages to both vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. The driver of the pickup truck was the only person injured in the accident. He was airlifted to a Jackson hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Mississippi
Truck accidents are known for being incredibly catastrophic due to the fact that they involve some of the largest vehicles on our roads. Truck drivers are known for being some of the safest drivers on our roads but these accidents still continue to occur every single year. In just one recent year’s time throughout the entire U.S., approximately 110,000 people were injured in serious truck accidents. These collisions happen in the blink of an eye and cause severe harm to those involved. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, you should always have the help of an attorney on your side.
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