Attala County, MS (March 4, 2022) – A man was killed in a fatal car accident on an unidentified area in Attala County on Wednesday night, March 2.
According to Mississippi Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened around 8:30 p.m. in the Sallis area. Police confirmed that three vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person involved in the accident, identified as 34-year-old Yartney Greer, was traumatically injured and pronounced dead at the scene. One person was taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues. Police will update as more information becomes available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout Mississippi, some of which are minor and others that are severe and even life-threatening in nature. In 2017 alone, it was reported that approximately 685 people were killed in fatal car accidents within the state of Mississippi and many others were injured. There is nothing more difficult than facing the loss of a loved one whose life has been taken prematurely in a fatal car accident. If you have sustained the loss of a loved one in a fatal collision, you should speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
The loss of a loved one can affect your life in a variety of ways. Nobody should ever have to face these losses entirely on their own. There is nothing more difficult than facing the loss of a loved one taken prematurely in a fatal accident. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You have options if you have sustained the loss of a loved one. It is important that you seek the assistance of an Attala County wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Attala County Wrongful Death Attorneys
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, we have diligently assisted those who have lost loved ones in fatal car accidents over the years. You may feel that a fatal accident is unfair, especially if somebody else’s negligent acts led to the accident. You have the right to receive compensation for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
- Funeral and burial costs
If you have lost someone you love in a crash, we are here to help you. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Attala County at (888) 484-1476 for more information on how we can assist you.
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