Vicksburg, MS (May 3, 2022) – One person was injured in a car accident that took place on a Vicksburg highway on Monday morning, May 2.
According to Vicksburg Police, the accident happened around 8:04 a.m. on I-20 near the ramp for Indiana Avenue and the local Circle K. It is believed that two or more vehicles collided with each other on the highway due to reasons that are still under investigation. One of the vehicles was identified as a silver sedan, which sustained severe damages in the accident.
Several Vicksburg responders, including fire crews and paramedics, were called to the scene to help those in need. One person sustained injuries in the collision, though their identity is not yet known. The party was rushed to the hospital with unknown injuries.
Police blocked off a large portion of the roadway following the collision. They urged those in the area to slow down and expect delays for several hours as first responders worked the scene.
Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
We offer our deepest thoughts and condolences to those who are recovering from injuries caused by this accident.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Out of the six million vehicle accidents that happen in the United States every year, a percentage take place in Mississippi. These accidents can typically be prevented when drivers obey by the rules of the road at all times. Over half of the accidents that happen in Mississippi, both minor or severe, lead to injuries. As more and more drivers hit our roads for the first time, your chance of being involved in a car accident increases. Though it is not required after an accident, you should always speak with a legal advocate who can help you get back on your feet following a collision.
The injuries that stem from a Mississippi car accident can be impactful and catastrophic. Having the help of a Vicksburg car accident attorney on your side can be beneficial in many ways. To determine the cost of your claim, an attorney will take a look at many different factors. These include some of the following:
- The extent of the injuries that you have sustained
- Your medical costs for the past, present, and future
- The damages that you received to your personal property
- Lost income from missing time at work
- Pain and suffering caused by your injuries
You should have the assistance of a Vicksburg personal injury lawyer on your side as you work toward results in your case.
Our attorneys at MW Law Firm – Mama Justice are here to help you and your family after a life-altering car accident. You only have a limited time (known as the statute of limitations) to bring your claim, which is why you should never delay seeking legal help. The details of your claim are important to us and we will work with you to help you achieve the results you need to be successful in your claim. If you believe that your claim was caused by negligent acts, we are here for you. Please contact a car accident attorney in Mississippi at (888) 484-1476 for the help that you deserve in your dire time of need.
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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.