Carthage, MS (January 25, 2023) – A serious collision in Carthage required the support of local paramedics on Tuesday, January 24.
The accident occurred near the time of 5:35 p.m. at the intersection of MS-16 and Presley Drive. All lanes in both directions were blocked as a result of the collision. Medical personnel was on-site to provide aid to the crash victims.
No further information on the accident has been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Speeding-Related Crashes in Mississippi
Speeding is a leading cause of traffic fatalities in Mississippi, with the Office of Highway Safety reporting an average of 103 deaths annually over a recent five-year period. Across the country, thousands of people are killed each year by reckless drivers who exceed speed limits, and it has been a contributing factor in about one-third of reported traffic fatalities in the past twenty years. If you have been injured in a serious crash caused by a speeding driver, it is important to seek legal representation to obtain compensation for your losses.
Even the most cautious drivers sometimes get into car accidents, so it’s critical for people hurt in collisions to pursue the compensation they are entitled to if a negligent driver was to blame for their injuries. For many Mississippians, driving is a necessity, and the possibility of an accident is an inconvenient fact of being on the road. However, many people find it difficult to submit a personal injury claim on their own following a collision because they are unsure of what to do. An experienced auto accident lawyer can help in pursuing the full value of your claim.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, we understand the importance of seeking compensation for medical bills and other losses after a collision. Our team of skilled Carthage car accident attorneys will assist you in filing a personal injury claim and protecting your legal rights. We will work with you to build a strong case and secure the fair compensation you deserve.
If you have been involved in a car accident and need legal assistance, don’t hesitate to contact us at (662) 262-6264 for more information on how a car accident lawyer 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.