Crystal Springs, MS (January 19, 2022) – On Tuesday night, January 18, a fatal car crash took place at an intersection in Crystal Springs.
Copiah County officials confirmed that the accident happened at the intersection of MS-27 and Shiloh Run Drive. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. The involved vehicles were left with heavy damages as a result.
Paramedics and numerous other responders, including local fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. It is not known if anyone else was hurt in the accident.
The roadway was blocked in both directions at the intersection for two hours as police worked to clear the scene.
Mississippi Highway Patrol officials continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in Mississippi, some of which are minor and others that are severe in nature. Hundreds of car accidents take the lives of those involved every year in the state. In just 2017 alone, it was reported that approximately 685 people were killed in fatal accidents in Mississippi due to the reckless acts of others. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one in an accident but this is a reality for hundreds of families every year. Fatal car accidents happen each year due to many reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk driving
- Fatigued driving
There is no greater loss than the loss of a loved one due to an accident. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should speak with an attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
Bringing a wrongful death claim can be difficult, which is why you should have the assistance of a Crystal Springs car accident attorney on your side. Relatives or dependents of a loved one have the right to bring a claim but must meet deadlines before they are barred from bringing a claim altogether. No amount of money can bring back a loved one but it can help you move forward financially as you grieve. You should seek the immediate help of a Crystal Springs wrongful death attorney after losing a loved one in an accident.
Crystal Springs Wrongful Death Attorneys
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents throughout Mississippi. We will help you ease the emotional and financial burdens that you could be facing after a fatal crash. Our attorneys will help you work toward the financial damages that you deserve after losing a loved one. You should never have to stand alone after a fatal accident. Please contact an accident attorney in Crystal Springs at (888) 484-1476 for more information on how we can help you at this time.
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