Algoma, MS (December 7, 2022) –Sheriff investigators in Pontotoc County were at the scene of a deadly car crash where a three-year-old was killed. The incident occurred last Friday, December 2.
The three-year-old child was found deceased at the scene. Reports indicate the crash took place at the intersection of Old Airport Road and Algoma Road.
An 18-month-old was also hurt, along with a 17-year-old. Police in Pontotoc County reconstructed the accident scene in an attempt to figure out how the collision occurred.
Investigators believe the 17-year-old driver lost control of the vehicle and hit a tree.
The injured victims were evaluated and treated by paramedics and transported to area hospitals for further care.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim.
Mississippi Auto Accidents
It is, unfortunately, true that car crashes can have catastrophic consequences. While losing someone you love is never easy, losing them tragically and prematurely can be profoundly difficult.
During times like these, families often face immense emotional and financial difficulties, and that is not taken for granted by our civil justice system. It is why the surviving family members of victims who lose their lives to wrongful conduct and negligence possess the legal right to take action and file wrongful death claims.
Some of the most paramount legal actions in our civil justice system are wrongful death claims. They allow families to hold wrong-doers responsible for causing losses that should and could have been prevented. Wrongful death claims can allow families to collect financial compensation for their damages, which may be extensive. They can also provide families with a sense of justice and create a standard where such negligence or conduct is not tolerated.
At Mama Justice, our wrongful death lawyers are fully dedicated to preserving the legal rights of families who are facing such difficult challenges and who require unwavering and bold support to help them through trying times and complex legal journeys. By leveraging our many years of experience and placing our focus on compassionate support, our skilled legal team is able to effectively fight for the compensation and justice families deserve.
If you have recently lost a loved one in a negligently caused accident, contact the law office of Mama Justice as soon as you can to speak with an experienced wrongful death attorney in Algoma who can help you through this. You can reach our office by calling (662) 262-6264 for more information on how we can assist 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.