Natchez, MS (February 9, 2022) – A woman was killed in a fatal crash that took place on a major Natchez highway on Wednesday, February 9.
According to Natchez Police, the collision happened on the Melrose Montebello Parkway around the area of the United Mississippi Bank Building. A driver was traveling in the area when they suddenly lost control of their vehicle due to unknown reasons. The vehicle crashed, which caused it to flip over multiple times. Three people inside the vehicle were ejected as a result.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to assist those in need. One of the passengers, identified as a 27-year-old female, was pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Another victim was airlifted to the University of Mississippi Medical Center in critical condition. A third victim was also taken to the hospital with critical injuries by ambulance.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes in the area for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Fatal car accidents happen every year in Mississippi, affecting hundreds of families. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. Though fatal car accidents can take on many different forms, rollovers are known for being some of the most catastrophic. In just one recent year, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. This may seem like a small percentage but it is important to note that these accidents lead to some of the most extensive harm. If you have lost someone you love in a fatal crash, you should have the help of an attorney on your side moving forward.
The loss of a loved one can impact your life in ways that you may not be able to understand soon after your accident. This can be a stressful time for you and your family and you should never have to be concerned about how you are going to move forward. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up. Having a skilled Natchez wrongful death attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected during these difficult times.
Natchez Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here to help you after you have lost somebody you love in a fatal collision. We understand how overwhelming it can be to face the loss of a loved one during these difficult times. Our attorneys will help you obtain the compensation you deserve for a wide array of financial damages, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost income
- Funeral and burial costs
- Pain and suffering
If you have sustained the enormous loss of a loved one, we will stand by your side. Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Natchez at (888) 484-1476 for the help you need as you move forward.
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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 pictures used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.