Jackson, MS (September 26, 2022) – A fatal crash took the life of one individual on the morning of Saturday, September 24. At approximately 2:00 a.m., the wreck occurred on Raymond Road.
According to reports, the incident occurred in the 1800 block of Raymond Road near Lurline Drive. Police stated that a mother, identified as Phenecia Bridgeman, 31, along with her 2-year-old, 9-year-old, and 2-month-old daughters were riding with Byron Abron, 36.
The vehicle ran off the road and struck a utility pole before overturning. Bridgeman lost her life in the accident, according to information provided by officials.
The other passengers present in the vehicle at the time were treated at the University of Mississippi Medical Center for minor injuries. Over 70 customers were without power due to the collision.
Authorities in Jackson continue to investigate the details of the accident.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone involved in this auto accident in Jackson.
Mississippi Car Wrecks
Every day, hundreds of traffic accidents happen in the state of Mississippi. A percentage of these accidents end in injuries for involved parties. On average, over 300 car crashes are reported per day in Mississippi. Per year, over 125,000 car crashes are reported in the Magnolia State that injure over 55,000 individuals. Sadly, over 1,000 people lose their lives in these wrecks. Some of the most commonly seen injuries that result from these collisions may include:
- Internal organ damage
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
Being severely injured in a traffic accident can be exhausting, difficult, and stressful. When you sustain serious injuries in a car crash, your financial, physical, and mental states may all feel as if they are being threatened at the same time. This is not a desirable position to find yourself in.
Alarmingly, the majority of the car crashes reported in the United States are caused by the actions of negligent drivers. Over 4 million people are hurt in car crashes in the United States per year, and, over half of these are caused by driver negligence. Negligent drivers cause more auto accidents than bad weather and car problems combined. The majority of these accidents are caused by three forms of driver negligence:
When responsible drivers suffer injuries due to the actions of those who choose to act irresponsibly, there are usually legal options available to them to help them recover. A car crash lawyer can help you recover financial compensation that can help you pay for the costs related to your crash. It is extremely important for crash victims to work alongside a Jackson car crash attorney if they know that their accident was fully or partially caused by another person.
The car crash attorneys from Mama Justice are experienced in helping accident victims make full recoveries after they suffer injuries due to the actions of other motorists. Our lawyers can help you collect financial compensation that can help you pay for all of the costs related to your wreck. We will put together a solid legal claim for you so you can focus on your health and well-being after being hurt by the negligent actions of another person.
Call our law firm at (888) 484-1476 to find out how we can assist you.
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