Columbus, MS (October 20, 2022) – First responders were sent to the scene of a car wreck on a roadway in Columbus. According to information from reports, the accident occurred at around 4:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, October 20.
An unspecified number of vehicles crashed in the area and caused at least one person to become injured. Reports show the wreck occurred on US 82 near MS 25 North in Lowndes County.
All eastbound lanes of the roadway were closed while emergency crews were present in the area. At least one person was transported from the crash scene to a local hospital for treatment.
At this time, those involved have not been identified. Authorities in Columbus continue to investigate the details of the accident.
We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries.
Mississippi Auto Collisions
Serious auto accidents happen frequently in the state of Mississippi. Every day, over 340 car wrecks are reported in the Magnolia State. About 150 people are hurt in these accidents daily. Each year, approximately 55,000 people sustain injuries serious enough to send them to the hospital due to auto crashes in the state.
The reasons these wrecks happen vary, however, the main cause of car crashes in Mississippi and throughout the United States is currently driver negligence. Driver negligence can be displayed in numerous ways. Distraction, fatigue, intoxication, and speeding are the leading types of driver negligence today.
If you or someone you love has been seriously injured in a car crash caused by a negligent driver, you need to work with a car crash lawyer who can help you recover. An auto accident attorney in Columbus can help you get the money you need to pay for the costs related to your accident. Medical care costs, vehicle repairs or replacement, and more may be eligible for financial compensation when you work with a car accident lawyer.
Call the law office of Mama Justice at your earliest convenience after you’re hurt in a negligently caused accident. A car crash lawyer can help you get your life back on track by providing you with financial compensation for the losses and damages you face. Not only can you get compensation for the previously mentioned costs, you may also be eligible for financial compensation for non-economic damages like pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment of life, as well as emotional turmoil, embarrassment, and more.
Our law firm works hard to help injured crash victims recover. Call us at (888) 484-1476 to speak with a lawyer regarding your case.
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Disclaimer: We 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.