Tupelo, MS (February 27, 2022) – On Sunday afternoon, February 27, a car crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Tupelo.
Tupelo officials confirmed that the accident happened at the intersection of MS-145 and Symphony Lane. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to forcefully collide with each other. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result of the accident.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing. Police will update as more information is available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Every year, car accidents continue to increase on our roads throughout the state of Mississippi. These accidents land tens of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. Though car accidents can happen virtually anywhere, intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In just one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., it was reported that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the outright reckless acts of others. There are many causes of car accidents at intersections, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you will have to show that another party is at fault for your accident. It is important that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. You may have questions that only an experienced and knowledgeable Tupelo car accident lawyer can answer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Tupelo personal injury attorney on your side.
Tupelo Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here to help you move forward after you have been hurt in a Mississippi car accident. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources every step of the way. We will ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system for the first time. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages at this time. Please contact a car accident attorney in Tupelo 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 pictures used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.