Wiggins, MS (February 7, 2023) – A car crash was reported to police in Stone County on Tuesday, February 7. Shortly before 2:30 p.m., the incident occurred on MS 26.
Local officials report the collision occurred on MS 26 at Airport Street. The eastbound lanes of traffic were blocked due to the crash.
EMS, police, and fire crews worked at the crash site in order to help those involved and clear the wreckage from the area. Significant traffic delays ensued near Airport Street on MS 26 on Tuesday afternoon.
One or more involved parties were in need of medical attention at the scene. They were treated and transported to local hospitals for further care.
Authorities in Wiggins continue to investigate the circumstances of the incident.
Mississippi Auto Accidents
In Mississippi, the number of fatalities and serious injuries from auto accidents has grown alarmingly, with record numbers reported in 2020. The year with the most fatalities over that time period was 2017, when 685 people died in car accidents, while the year with the fewest was 2014 when 607 accidents resulted in fatalities.
An auto accident attorney in Mississippi is able to work on your side and take the necessary steps to collect the evidence you need to win your case. Your attorney can talk to prospective witnesses or complete the necessary papers to acquire information held by the person that is to blame. When there are multiple parties engaged in an automobile collision, and it is not immediately clear who was at fault for the incident, the preparation of the case may require a significant amount of manual effort.
It is not an easy task to successfully receive the full value of your personal injury claim. After suffering an injury, it is likely that you will require the assistance of an experienced attorney in order to be successful. In the event that you were wounded in a car accident, you could have the legal right to demand financial compensation for your losses in addition to your medical bills and other costs associated with your injury.
The attorneys at Mama Justice carefully consider all pertinent aspects of your case when assessing compensation because we believe that using all available legal resources for our clients is one of our most vital duties. We want to help you make a recovery after being injured in a serious collision. Call (662) 262-6264 to talk with a Wiggins car accident lawyer if you have questions about how to move forward with your life after suffering injuries in a collision caused by another driver and want to learn more.
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