Jackson, MS (October 21, 2022) – Police in Hinds County were called to the scene of an auto crash that happened on the morning of October 21. Just before 9:00 a.m., on Friday, multiple responders were sent to help those involved in the wreck.
According to reports, the collision happened on Interstate 55 in the vicinity of Woodrow Wilson Avenue/exit 98A. An unknown number of cars crashed in the area and caused injuries.
Emergency medical technicians were seen rendering aid at the wreck site. At this time, the number of victims in need of extensive medical care has not been reported.
Traffic was blocked in the northbound right lane for some time on Friday morning while responders worked to secure the crash site and help those involved. Police asked local drivers to use different routes while the area was occupied.
We hope for the fast recovery of the injured parties.
Mississippi Vehicle Collisions
It can be seriously devastating to be hurt in a car accident, especially if your injuries are severe. Sustaining a severe auto accident injury can completely dismantle every aspect of your life. Not only are your injuries severe and painful, but they are also keeping you from working and making a living while bills pile up that stem from your crash and elsewhere. It is important to know how your wreck happened if you were hurt in an auto accident.
Hundreds of thousands of car crashes happen in the state of Mississippi each year. Nearly 60,000 people are injured in these accidents annually, and over 1,000 are killed. Car crashes have become the leading cause of death for people ages 15-20 throughout the United States. In the past ten years, driver negligence has taken a huge toll on drivers and passengers alike. People who choose to drive while distracted, fatigued, and intoxicated, as well as speeding drivers, cause millions of car accidents per year in the United States. Thousands of these happen in Mississippi.
If you or someone you love has recently been hurt in an auto crash caused by a negligent driver, you have legal options available to you that may be able to help you recover. You may be eligible to collect financial compensation that can cover the costs related to your wreck and the injuries that followed. Being seriously hurt by the actions of a negligent driver renders you an injured crash victim in need of financial compensation.
A car accident attorney in Jackson can help you get financial compensation for your injuries and damages. Medical care, vehicle repairs, wage loss, and more may be able to be paid for by way of compensation awarded to you through filing a personal injury claim with an attorney. A lawyer can help negotiate a full and fair settlement from the insurance companies so you’re not taken advantage of during this difficult time.
Unfortunately, insurance companies often attempt to get injured accident victims to settle as quickly and cheaply as possible. When you work with a lawyer, this will not happen to you. Call the law office of Mama Justice at (662) 262-6264 to learn more about how you can make a financial recovery by filing a personal injury claim. Allow us to handle the financial aspect of things so you can focus on your mental and physical recovery.
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