Columbus, MS (March 12, 2021) – Around 5 p.m. on Thursday evening, March 11, one person was injured in a multi-vehicle collision on a highway in Columbus.
According to Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office and the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the accident took place on MS-82 across from Wade Incorporated. Multiple vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One person was transported to a local hospital by medical helicopter. It is not known if any other parties were injured.
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
Multi-vehicle accidents are some of the most severe and devastating accidents that occur in Mississippi and typically take place on highways. Because drivers are typically driving at high speeds and could be driving distractedly on our highways, serious accidents are bound to occur in these areas. These collisions happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, speeding, intoxication, and more. If you can show that another party is to blame for your collision, you can be successful when it comes to your claim.
Being injured in a Mississippi car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Some of the most severe injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, burns, and more. These injuries can impact your life in many ways, causing you to spend time in the hospital and miss out on time at work. Many victims feel helpless and alone after an accident, which is why it is important that you seek the help of a Mississippi accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Mississippi accidents at www.mamajustice.com.
Our accident attorneys at MW Law – Mama Justice have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how challenging a collision can be and offer our assistance to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. 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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