Oxford, MS (August 6, 2022) – An car crash happened in Oxford n the afternoon of August 5. At approximately 2:55 p.m., responders were sent to the scene of a crash on University Avenue.
According to reports, the wreck occurred on University Avenue near Dollar Tree. Police, paramedics, and fire crews were seen helping those involved at the crash site.
Currently, the total number of injured victims has not been reported. One or more individuals were hurt in the accident. Currently, the extent of the injuries suffered in the accident remains under police investigation.
Traffic was delayed near the crash site while responders worked to secure the scene. We hope for the full and fast recovery of the injured victims.
No further information has been reported at this time.
Mississippi Car Accidents
Car accidents happen at an alarming rate in the United States and throughout Mississippi. On average, there are more than 6 million car wrecks reported per year in the US. In Mississippi, over 125,000 vehicle collisions happen annually that injure over 55,000 people. Auto accidents have become one of the leading causes of serious injuries and death in the country.
Driver negligence causes millions of car crashes in the United States every year. Currently, speeding is the main cause of car wrecks in the Magnolia State, while distracted driving is the leading cause of auto accidents throughout the United States.
Your life can be majorly altered by being injured in a severe car crash. It is a difficult and overwhelming experience to sustain serious injuries in an auto collision. Depending on the nature of your accident, a car accident attorney may be able to help you make a financial recovery after such an experience.
By filling a personal injury claim for financial compensation, you may be able to collect money that can help you pay for medical care, vehicle repairs, lost wages, and more. An attorney can help you with many different areas of your case.
Especially if your wreck was caused by a negligent driver, an attorney can help you get your life back on track. Some common injuries that result from car accidents in Mississippi include:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Damage to internal organs
- Bone fractures
- Brain injuries
If you or a loved one was injured in a car wreck caused by another person, your best bet is to work with an attorney who can legally hold the negligent party accountable while getting you the financial compensation you deserve.
When you consider the statistics around negligent driving in the United States, it is likely that your wreck happened due to the actions of a negligent driver. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reveals that over 90% of the auto crashes reported in the US are the result of some form of driver negligence/error.
The car accident attorneys in Oxford at Mama Justice have decades of skilled experience helping crash victims get their lives back after their wrecks. A lawyer can help you financially recover so you can focus on your health, well-being, and your family.
Contact our law office in Mississippi online or by phone at (662) 262-6264 to get started on your own personal injury claim.
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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.