Rankin County, MS (September 7, 2022) – At least one person sustained injuries in a car crash reported in Rankin County. At approximately 5:34 p.m., on the evening of September 7, a car crash was reported to officials who responded to the scene.
Sources reported that the incident occurred on MS 18 near Read Road. What led to the crash is unknown at this time.
Police, EMTs, and other responders were seen in the area a short time after the accident took place. Delays in traffic ensued in the area while crews were active.
At this time, the cause of the incident remains under police investigation.
We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries.
Mississippi Car Crashes
Sustaining serious injuries in an auto crash can be extremely hard. Depending on the severity of the incident, injured parties may have their lives completely altered. Accident victims are often stuck in the hospital for weeks or longer due to the extent of their injuries. This can cost them an exorbitant amount of time, money, and energy.
It costs more than $50,000 on average in hospital bills to sustain severe injuries in a car accident in the United States. The average citizen in America does not have this kind of money to spend on hospital bills alone. Depending on what caused the collision, you may be eligible for financial compensation when you file a personal injury claim with an attorney.
A car crash lawyer can help you recover the financial compensation you deserve after you sustain injuries in a wreck. Usually, car accidents are caused by negligent drivers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that over 90% of car accidents that happen in the United States are due to some form of driver negligence/error. There are numerous forms of driver negligence, all of which are extremely dangerous. 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 sustained injuries due to the actions of a negligent driver, you may be eligible to collect financial compensation that can pay for some or all of the costs related to your wreck. A car crash attorney can help you get compensation for the cost of hospitalization and medical care, repairs to your vehicle, 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.