Belhaven, MS (October 29, 2022) – A serious car accident happened in Belhaven on the afternoon of October 29. Emergency crews were sent to the scene at around 3:25 p.m. to render aid.
Reports indicate the wreck occurred on Interstate 55 near Woodrow Wilson Avenue. An unknown number of vehicles crashed in the area, resulting in injuries for those involved.
All lanes of the interstate were blocked while responders worked in the area. Traffic was backed up for an extended period of time while emergency crews worked to secure the scene.
Police asked local drivers to use alternate traffic routes for the time being. Authorities are still working to determine the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery.
Mississippi Car Crashes
In Mississippi, there are hundreds of thousands of car wrecks reported per year that injure tens of thousands of people. Over 1,000 people are killed per year in auto accidents in the Magnolia State. Alarmingly, most of these accidents, and the majority of the auto accidents reported throughout the country, are caused by driver negligence.
Over 90% of car wrecks reported in the US are the result of driver negligence. Drivers who are drunk, high, too tired, or distracted cause accidents that result in injuries for millions of people every year. On average, driver negligence causes more than 1.5 million vehicle accidents every single year in the US.
When you or someone you love has been injured due to the actions of a negligent driver, it is important to know how you can get help to recover. Crash victims are never expecting to become injured, making it more of a challenge to focus on recovering. A car crash attorney in Belhaven can help you get your life back on track after you’ve been seriously hurt in an accident.
Physical injuries, financial problems, and emotional distress may all be plaguing your mind after you’re hurt in a crash. A car accident attorney from Mama Justice can help you financially recover. Our firm has worked for decades to help injured crash victims make full recoveries. When you are able to financially recover, you can focus on your health and well-being.
Call Mama Justice at (888) 484-1476 to speak with a lawyer regarding your case.
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