Columbus, MS (August 1, 2022) – A two-car accident resulted in injuries and traffic delays in downtown Columbus on Friday, July 29. In the morning hours on Friday, responders were sent to the scene of the wreck on 4th Street.
Local sources report that an SUV and a commercial tree service truck collided on 4th Street near Main Street. Two people present in the SUV were taken to a hospital with injuries deemed non-critical in nature.
The Columbus Police Department is currently investigating the details of the accident. Paramedics, police, and other responders were seen at the crash site for some time after the wreck took place.
The roadway was blocked while responders worked in the area. No further information has been reported at this time.
We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries.
Mississippi Car Accidents
Mississippi sees hundreds of thousands of car crashes per year. On average, the state sees more than 100,000 vehicle collisions annually. Over 50,000 people sustain injuries in these crashes and some lose their lives. Alarmingly, the majority of the car wrecks reported in the United States are the result of driver negligence.
Driver negligence causes 9 out of 10 vehicle wrecks in the United States. Drivers who are distracted, intoxicated, and fatigued cause severe collisions that end in injuries for many people throughout the United States. More than 1.5 million accidents occur in the United States each year caused by driver negligence.
When you or a loved one has been hurt by a negligent driver, it is important to know where to turn for help. Crash victims are almost always blindsided by their injuries, making it more difficult for them to focus on their recovery. A car crash attorney in Columbus can help you recover in more ways than one after you’ve been hurt in a wreck.
Physical injuries, emotional stress, and financial burdens could all be heavily weighing on your mind. A car crash lawyer from Mama Justice can help you get the money you need to make a full financial recovery. Our firm has worked to help injured crash victims recover for many years. When you financially recover from the aftermath of your wreck, you can focus on your health and well-being.
Call Mama Justice at (888) 484-1476 to speak with a lawyer regarding your case.
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