Starkville, MS (May 26, 2022) – Authorities and several other responders were called to the scene of a Starkville intersection accident on Thursday afternoon, May 26.
According to Starkville Police, the accident happened around 2:51 p.m. at the intersection of MS-12 and Avenue of Patriots. A vehicle was traveling in the area when it drove through a red light and slammed into the side of a second vehicle. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident and had to be towed from the scene.
Fire crews, paramedics, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured parties, who have not yet been identified, were rushed to local hospitals for treatment. Their identities and conditions are not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time as police worked to clear the scene. Police urged those in the area to use caution until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released at this time. Starkville Police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts go out to those who have sustained injuries in this accident.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state of Mississippi and are only increasing as the years go on. Tens of thousands of victims are injured as a result of car accidents within the state every year. Though a car accident can happen within seconds virtually anywhere, intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. Millions of intersection-related collisions happen every year. In just one recent year, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the entire U.S. If you have been hurt in a serious collision, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
The injuries that stem from a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. Having the help of a Starkville car accident lawyer on your side can help you move forward during these difficult times. There are many ongoing costs that are related to injuries caused by a car accident, including the following:
- Multiple stays in the hospital
- Expensive and ongoing rehabilitation and further care
Your financial security and that of your family could be at risk when it comes to a car accident. Because of this, you should have the help of a Starkville personal injury attorney on your side.
Our skilled and knowledgeable attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here to help you after you have sustained injuries in a Mississippi car accident. We are here to assist you every step of the way as you navigate the Mississippi legal system for the first time. This is especially true if you are unfamiliar with how it works. Having an attorney on your side can be incredibly beneficial. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Starkville at (888) 484-1476 to find out what options you have at this time.
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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.