Madison, MS (January 10, 2023) – A passenger was hospitalized, and a driver was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated on Monday night, January 9. At approximately 11:30 p.m., a serious car crash was reported in Madison.
Authorities and other responders were dispatched to the crash scene to render aid and investigate. The incident occurred in the 100 block of East Wilson Street, according to information provided by local officials.
The passenger, identified as a 27-year-old female, was transported to the hospital with injuries deemed non-life-threatening. Her name has not been released at this time.
The driver sustained no injuries but was arrested on charges of second-offense DWI, causing injury without installation of an ignition interlock device, as well as operating a vehicle without insurance.
Wilson Street was closed at Butler and King Streets for almost an hour that night. Police continue to investigate.
We hope for the full recovery of the victim who was injured in this crash.
Mississippi Car Accidents
Each year, thousands of vehicle accidents are recorded in Mississippi. These incidents result in tens of thousands of severe injuries as well as thousands of fatalities. The primary factor in both these crashes and all other vehicle accidents in the US is driver irresponsibility.
Every month, thousands of individuals are hurt in car accidents in Mississippi. People often suffer injuries that need them to stay in the hospital for days, weeks, or even longer. Injury accident victims are often transported quickly from the collision site to local hospitals, where they get emergency medical treatment, which may include surgery, vigorous rehabilitation, and other procedures.
Your injuries may prevent you from living the life you desire if you or a loved one has been wounded in a vehicle accident. It’s possible that you’ll miss work and spend a lot of time in the hospital. Your eligibility for financial compensation for the injuries and losses will depend on how bad your accident was.
Mama Justice’s sympathetic and knowledgeable Florence car accident lawyers have a wealth of experience assisting wounded accident victims in making complete recoveries. The consequences of getting harmed in an automobile accident might be severe. The expenses associated with your injury may put a strain on your finances, but a lawyer may assist you in covering them.
A Mama Justice attorney may assist you in obtaining the necessary funds. According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, between 94 and 96% of car accidents in the US are the result of driver error. Each year, millions of individuals are hurt or killed in motor vehicle accidents due to distracted, drowsy, or drunk drivers.
Get in touch with the Florence car accident attorneys at Mama Justice at (888) 484-1476 to learn how we can help.
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