Blue Springs, MS (March 21, 2022) – On Sunday, March 20, a child was seriously injured in an ATV accident that took place in Blue Springs.
According to police, the accident happened at an unknown time on MS-9 just south of County Road 197. A 10-year-old female child was riding an ATV in the area when she started to cross the highway. A driver in a passenger vehicle did not see her and continued on, striking the ATV. The driver of the vehicle stopped and remained at the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The child was rushed to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Tennessee by medical helicopter for severe trauma. Her current condition is not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the accident, the area was blocked for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
ATV Accidents in Mississippi
ATV accidents do not happen as commonly as other collisions on our roads. However, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most catastrophic damages. This is due to the fact that those on ATVs have very few protections from harm in the event of an accident. Especially when children are involved in these accidents, they lead to some of the most severe damages and injuries. This is due to the fact that adults and children have no protection from harm in the event of an ATV accident. If you have been seriously injured in an ATV accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
The aftermath of an ATV accident can be a difficult thing to face. You may be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own after an accident. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your case? What evidence do you need to show that another party is to blame for your accident? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Blue Springs personal injury attorney on your side.
Blue Springs ATV Accident Attorneys
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, we have diligently assisted those injured in ATV accidents throughout Mississippi over the years. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a collision on your own. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects including medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. We will stand by your side every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Please contact an ATV accident attorney in Blue Springs at (888) 484-1476 for more information on how we can assist you.
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