Aberdeen, MS (September 15, 2021) – Around 7:13 a.m. on Tuesday morning, September 14, a man was killed in a fatal truck crash in Aberdeen.
According to Monroe County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Highway 8 and Old Columbus Road. The male driver in the pickup truck entered the intersection when his vehicle collided with a garbage truck in the area. The pickup truck was extensively damaged due to the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The 27-year-old pickup truck driver, identified as Tyler Jones, was taken to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. He was pronounced dead while there.
The driver of the truck remained at the scene. It was determined that he drove a truck for Waste Connections of Pontotoc.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Truck Accidents in Mississippi
Mississippi does not see as many truck accidents as other states within the U.S. In just one year’s time, Mississippi accounts for approximately 2.1% of large truck accidents in the U.S. When these accidents do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most extensive harm. This is due to the fact that they are some of the largest vehicles on our roads. Though many truck accidents lead to injuries, a percentage also take the lives of victims every year. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one whose life has been taken prematurely in a truck accident. If you have suffered from these losses, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
Facing the loss of a loved one can impact your life in a variety of ways. If you have suffered such immense losses, you should have the help of an Aberdeen truck accident attorney on your side. As you grieve your losses, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Losing somebody closest to you in a truck accident can impact your life both financially and emotionally. You may feel helpless and alone as you attempt to get back on your feet. If you have suffered from these losses, you should seek the immediate help of an Aberdeen wrongful death attorney that you can trust.
Aberdeen Truck Accident Attorneys
If you have lost someone you love in an accident, our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here to help you move forward. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a fatal accident. We understand how overwhelming these accidents can leave a family feeling and offer our help and resources along the way. If you have suffered losses due to a fatal truck accident, we are here to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Aberdeen at (662) 262-6264 for more information on how we can help you at this time.
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