Iuka, MS (September 21, 2021) – At 8:47 p.m. on Monday night, September 20, a teen was killed in a fatal car accident in Iuka.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the accident happened on MS-365. Two SUVs were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to unknown reasons. Police claim that one vehicle was traveling north and the other was traveling south at the time. The vehicles sustained severe damages in the accident.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. A 13-year-old passenger from inside one of the SUVs was badly injured and taken to a local hospital. He was pronounced dead there due to traumatic injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for a period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
More fatal accidents happen in Mississippi every year than ever before. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to the negligence of others. Hundreds of lives are lost in Mississippi every single year. In just one recent year, over 700 people were killed in fatal accidents throughout the state. The unfortunate truth is that many of these accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to the recklessness of others. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one due to a fatal but preventable accident. Family members should never have to worry about how they will face these losses on their own. If you have lost someone close to you in a crash, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
Losing a loved one in a fatal car accident can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one, you may need the help of an Iuka car accident lawyer who has your best interests in mind. An attorney can help you in many ways after you have suffered from such immense losses. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you should never have to worry about the bills that pile up against you. It is never easy to face these losses entirely on your own. Because of this, you should speak with an Iuka wrongful death attorney who can help you every step of the way.
Iuka Car Accident Attorneys
Our dedicated and knowledgeable attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here for you after you have lost a loved one in an accident. We will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys are highly skilled in Mississippi accident laws and will help you move forward in your time of need. We will also help you obtain compensation so that you and your family can financially recover from your losses. Please contact an accident attorney in Iuka at (662) 262-6264 for more information on how we can help you.
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