Flora, MS (August 3, 2022) – A car crashed on a roadway in Flora on the morning of Monday, August 1, and ended in the death of two young people. The fatal wreck happened at approximately 4:00 a.m.
Responders were dispatched to the scene of the incident on Gus Green Road. Upon their arrival, they found a vehicle that had left the roadway and struck a tree.
Both people inside the vehicle suffered fatal injuries and were pronounced deceased on-site. The deceased individuals were identified as two boys, ages 15 and 17. Both were students at Germantown High School.
Currently, authorities in Flora continue to investigate the details of the accident.
Our sympathies are with the families of the deceased victims.
Mississippi Car Accidents
Over the years, car crashes have become more common in the state of Mississippi. Every day, more than 300 auto accidents are reported in the Magnolia State. Though many of these wrecks only end in property damage, some of them do end in injuries for those involved. Some even end in fatalities. Fatal auto collisions take the lives of hundreds of people per year in Mississippi. In 2016, there were more than 690 people who lost their lives in fatal auto collisions in the state. These wrecks happen for numerous reasons, some of the most common being:
- Drunk/drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
- Distracted driving
If someone you love has lost their life in a fatal traffic crash, you may be feeling sad, overwhelmed, and confused. It is important to talk to an attorney during the aftermath of a serious auto accident that took the life of someone you love. Especially if you know that their collision could have been prevented. The surviving family members of those who lose their lives because of the actions of negligent drivers are eligible for financial compensation that can help them financially.
You may be going through a very difficult time if you have lost a family member in a car wreck. A car accident attorney will keep your best interests in mind after a fatal accident. You may be faced with a number of bills in relation to the death of your family member. You may have a number of questions that a lawyer can help you answer. Working with an attorney can help you financially recover after losing someone you love due to driver negligence.
At Mama Justice, our lawyers work hard to make sure you are in the best possible position financially after losing a family member in an accident. We are aware of how overwhelming a situation like this can be. Working with a lawyer can reduce the stress you may be feeling during this time. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Flora at (888) 484-1476 for more information on how we can assist you.
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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.