Jackson, MS (January 22, 2023) – On Saturday, January 21, a car accident happened in Jackson that required an emergency response. Sources report the collision occurred shortly before 5:00 p.m. in Madison County.
Responders were sent to the scene, located on Interstate 55 at exit 108. Paramedics rendered emergency medical care to those in need and transported extensively injured patients to local hospitals.
Delays in traffic occurred near exit 108 while police and other emergency crews worked in the area. At this time, the incident remains under local law enforcement investigation.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved in hopes of a full recovery.
Mississippi Auto Accidents
An auto collision can be devastating for injured victims. Severe injuries that require extensive healing time may result from auto accidents. Injured crash victims may have to stay in the hospital for weeks or longer while they are unable to work and support their families. They may also miss important life events. Additionally, they may be suffering from painful injuries while going through exhausting and extensive medical treatments like difficult physical therapy and/or repeat surgeries.
In Mississippi, approximately 60,000 people are hurt in car wrecks each year. The state sees over 125,000 annual auto accidents. A percentage of these will cause serious stress for families and individuals. If you or a loved one of yours has been injured in a car crash, it is important to be able to prove the cause of the wreck. If you believe it happened through no fault of yours, you should enlist the help of a car crash attorney as soon as you can.
A lawyer can help you recover financially after getting hurt in a crash that was caused by another person. You may be facing numerous costs associated with vehicle repairs, medical bills, lost wages, and more. Even intangible damages such as pain, suffering, emotional distress, and more may be eligible for financial compensation when you work with a lawyer. An attorney will help negotiate a full and fair settlement from the insurance companies so they are unable to take advantage of you.
Sadly, insurance companies are only out to make money and do not always have your best interests in mind. They will typically try to get you to settle for less compensation than you are entitled to in an effort to make a profit and close your case out as quickly as possible. Don’t let this happen to you. When you work with a skilled car crash lawyer in Jackson from Mama Justice, we will protect your legal rights toward financial compensation.
Call our law firm at (888) 484-1476 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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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.