Hernando, MS (September 24, 2022) – A car crash occurred in Hernando on the evening of September 24 that required an emergency dispatch. At approximately 8:00 p.m., emergency crews were sent to the scene of a serious car accident on Interstate 55.
Sources say the crash occurred on I-55 near Church Road/exit 287. What caused the collision remains under local law enforcement investigation at this time.
One or more injured parties were seen at the wreck site a short time after the accident happened. Currently, the names of those involved have not been reported.
Major traffic delays ensued in the southbound lanes of Interstate 55 near exit 287 while emergency crews worked to clear the scene. At this time, police continue to investigate the details of the incident.
We hope for the complete recovery of the injured victims
Mississippi Auto Accidents
The United States is the richest country in the world. Every year, we make and spend trillions of dollars. Car accidents cost the country billions in economic losses annually. The state of Mississippi spends over $861,000,000 a year on auto collisions.
Over 6 million car wrecks happen per year that injure 3 million people. These collisions take the lives of over 30,000. Sustaining serious injuries in a car wreck can be very difficult. Depending on how severe the crash is, the life of an injured victim may be totally derailed. Crash victims can be stuck in the hospital for extensive amounts of time. This can cost them a lot of money, energy, and time.
It costs over $50,000 in hospital bills to be seriously hurt in a car accident in the United States. The average citizen in America does not have tens of thousands of dollars to spend on medical costs. Depending on the cause of the wreck, you may qualify for financial compensation when you file a claim with a lawyer.
A car crash lawyer can help you get the financial compensation you need after you are severely injured in an accident. Usually, negligent drivers cause car wrecks. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that 4 out of 5 of motor vehicle accidents that occur nationwide happen due to the negligence of drivers. There are a lot of different types of driver negligence, all of which are very hazardous. Distracted, intoxicated, fatigued, and speeding drivers take the lives of tens of thousands of people per year and injure millions. Negligent drivers may be held accountable for their actions in court by having to pay fines or even spending time in jail.
If you were seriously hurt in a car wreck caused by a negligent driver, you may be able to be compensated for the costs related to your collision. A car accident lawyer can help you collect monetary compensation for repairs to your vehicle, medical care costs, etc. An attorney can assist you in proving that the actions of a negligent party directly caused your injuries and the damages that followed.
At Mama Justice, we can help you get your life back on track after it was derailed by driver negligence. Our knowledgeable legal team can create a strong legal claim on your behalf so you can recover financially, physically, and emotionally. Unfortunately, insurance companies often try to coerce crash victims into accepting less compensation than they deserve. Don’t let this happen to you. By working with an attorney, you will be able to collect the maximum compensation available for your injuries and damages.
Our job at Mama Justice is to help you get through this difficult time that was imposed upon you by a negligent driver. You can reach our team at (662) 262-6264 to figure out how we can help you.
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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.