Hinds Co, MS (August 8, 2022) – A two-car collision happened in Hinds County that required an emergency dispatch. At approximately 2:55 p.m., responders were sent to the scene of the accident on I-20.
According to reports, the crash happened on Interstate 20 near Bolton. Two vehicles collided in the area resulting in injuries for those involved.
Currently, the involved individuals have not been identified. Reports show that a Honda Pilot was headed east when it collided with a FedEx tractor-trailer stalled in the roadway.
A person present in the Honda at the time of the accident sustained non-critical injuries. The occupants of the truck sustained no injuries.
The crash remains under police investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol. We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
Mississippi Car Accidents
Automobiles have become the most popular form of transportation in the United States. They’re a fast and convenient way to get from point A to point B. However, due to the imminent threat of becoming involved in a collision, riding in a vehicle can be considered hazardous.
The United States sees approximately 6 million car crashes per year. This means that about 17,000 auto accidents are reported per day. Mississippi sees more auto accidents per year than most other states in the nation. Approximately 150,000 car wrecks are reported per year in the Magnolia State.
Unfortunately, some auto accidents end up injuring those involved. Approximately 55,000 people are hurt in car wrecks in Mississippi per year while over 1,000 lose their lives. Approximately 32,000 people are killed per year in auto accidents in the United States. Some of the most commonly seen injuries in auto accidents in the state of Mississippi include:
- Internal organ damage
- Broken bones
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
Sustaining severe injuries in an auto crash of any kind is painful, debilitating, and exhausting. Your physical health may be at risk as well as your mental and financial well-being.
It is important to be aware of who or what caused your injuries. It is important to be aware of your rights in the aftermath of a serious crash, especially if you know it was caused by a negligent driver. You should contact a car crash lawyer who can help you recover financial compensation for your damages.
A car crash attorney in Hinds County can help you prove that your injuries were the result of a negligent driver’s actions. Unfortunately, numerous people are hurt by negligent drivers every year. Approximately three and four million people are hurt in car wrecks every year in the United States. Driver negligence causes more injuries than vehicle malfunctions and inclement weather combined. Some of the most often seen types of driver negligence include:
When another person’s negligent actions cause your injuries, you usually have legal options available to assist in your financial recovery. An attorney can help you get the financial compensation you deserve to get your life back on track. Compensation can help you pay for medical bills, vehicle repairs, and lost wages.
The car accident attorneys from Mama Justice are experienced in helping crash victims make full financial recoveries after they are hurt in auto collisions. Our attorneys can help you get the compensation you deserve after you’ve been injured by another driver’s negligence. We will put together a solid legal claim for you so you can get the compensation needed to get your life back on track.
Call our law firm at (888) 484-1476 to find out how we can assist you.
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Disclaimer: We 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.