Guntown, MS (February 23, 2022) – Two people were killed in a fatal car accident that took place on a major roadway in Guntown on Monday evening, February 21.
According to Mississippi Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened in the evening hours on MS-370 just west of Highway 30. It was reported that at least two vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not fully known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Several responders, including Guntown fire crews and paramedics, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Two people, who have not yet been identified, were tragically pronounced dead due to severe injuries caused by the collision. It is not known if any other parties were injured as a result.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing. Police will update with more information as it becomes available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
The sudden loss of a loved one is a reality that far too many families face in Mississippi every year due to car accidents. Hundreds of victims actually lose their lives in these accidents every year. In 2017 alone, in fact, it was reported that approximately 685 people were killed in fatal collisions due to the reckless acts of others.
The truth is, many fatal car accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to the carelessness of others. If you have sustained the loss of a loved one in an accident, you and your family have options. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can rely on during these challenging times.
A family who has sustained a fatal loss could lose out on financial support from the loved one, as well as their care and love. As you are grieving your losses, you may be concerned about how you will afford to pay the bills that continue to pile up. These are aspects that a family should never have to be concerned about after an accident. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should have the assistance of a Guntown wrongful death attorney on your side who can help you.
Guntown Wrongful Death Attorneys
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our attorneys are here to help you move forward after you have lost a loved one in a fatal crash. We will stand by your side and listen to you after you have sustained these immense and life-altering losses. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects, including the following:
- Medical expenses
- Lost income
- Funeral and burial costs
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
Our attorneys are here for you after you have lost somebody close to you in an accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Guntown at (888) 484-1476 for more information on your available options.
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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 pictures used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.