Jackson, MS (October 28, 2022) – A man lost his life in a fatal motorcycle crash on Thursday, October 27. The man was identified as 36-year-old Michael Tarrio.
Tarrio was traveling west on US 80 when he was involved in a collision with a pickup truck. The wreck occurred at around 3:00 p.m. on Thursday. The officer was off duty when the accident occurred.
Tarrio was driving his personal motorcycle when the incident happened. The truck driver suffered no injuries, according to reports. At this time, the name of the truck driver has not been reported.
Police continue to investigate the details of the accident.
We want to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Michael Tarrio.
Mississippi Motorcycle Accidents
In Mississippi, the rate at which motorcycle accident deaths occur is higher than most of the other states in the country. Per 10,00 registered motorcycles in the state, 15 deaths are reported. Motorcyclists may sustain severe injuries in auto collisions due to traveling with little to no protection against the force of larger, faster-moving vehicles.
When a motorcyclist becomes involved in a traffic crash with a sedan or another type of vehicle, the results can turn out to be devastating. Unfortunately, many motorcyclists suffer such severe injuries that they are required to spend weeks or longer in the hospital. Periodically, their injuries will affect them for their entire lives. When the worst case happens, motorcyclists end up losing their lives due to the severity of their injuries.
Dealing with the aftermath of a fatal accident can be chaotic and difficult for surviving family members. Both wrongful death claims and motorcycle accident claims can be very confusing. This is why it is vital to enlist the help of a wrongful death attorney in Jackson if you have recently lost a loved one in a fatal motorcycle crash.
The attorneys at Mama Justice have over two decades of experience assisting victims and their family members to financially recover after being severely injured in auto accidents. Victims have the best chance of recovering compensation in a personal injury or wrongful death claim when they were injured by the actions of a negligent driver.
You deserve to financially recover without incident after you’ve lost your family member to the negligence of another person. At Mama Justice, we can help you get the money you need to pay for:
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