Oxford, MS (May 3, 2021) – At 4:53 p.m. on the afternoon of Monday, May 3, a serious car accident occurred on a roadway in Oxford.
According to the Oxford Police Department, the accident happened at 415 South 5th Street in the area of St. John’s Catholic Church. Several vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations in the entire state of Mississippi. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye, sending hundreds of victims to the hospital every single week. This means that hundreds of thousands of people will be hospitalized every single year throughout the entire state. These accidents happen on major roads due to many different reasons such as distracted driving, drunk driving, fatigue, speeding, and more. If you have suffered from serious injuries, you have options and should seek the help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a Mississippi car accident can turn your life upside-down and leave you with questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what types of evidence will you be required to gather to show that another party is to blame for your accident? What deadlines will you have to meet if you want to be successful in your claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Mississippi personal injury attorney for the first time.
Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here for you after you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault in Mississippi. We understand how challenging it can be to move forward after an accident and offer our help in your time of need. You may find that you are eligible for many types of compensation to cover aspects like medical bills, therapy costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a Mississippi accident attorney at (662) 262-6264 for more information on your options.
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Disclaimer: We, at MW Law Firm - Mama Justice, have worked hard to become valued members of the Northern Mississippi business community. We write these posts to bring awareness to the dangers of driving in hopes that our fellow community members will use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle. The information in this post is not intended to be medical or legal advice. The photographs used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.