Hattiesburg, MS (February 28, 2023) – On the evening of February 28, a car crash happened in Hattiesburg that caused injuries. Reports show the accident took place at around 6:25 p.m.
The crash was a hit-and-run that happened for currently unknown reasons on Eagle Walk near the Kinesiology Building. One or more patients were treated by paramedics at the scene before receiving transport to local hospitals for further medical attention.
The roadway was closed while crews worked to clear the scene. One person involved in the crash fled the scene before police arrived. No one involved has been identified at this time.
Our thoughts are with the involved parties. We hope for their full recovery.
Mississippi Vehicle Accidents
Motor vehicle collisions are the top reason people ages 15-20 lose their lives in the United States. Every year millions of car crashes happen per year in the United States. In Mississippi alone, more than 150,000 car wrecks happen per year. Tens of thousands of individuals are injured in these wrecks. Each day, approximately two people are killed in Mississippi car accidents.
More than 300 collisions happen each day in the Magnolia State or approximately 12 per hour. Most of these happen due to driver negligence. On average, about 20% of Mississippi car crashes happen due to the actions of drunk drivers.
The experienced and skilled lawyers at Mama Justice are fully dedicated to helping you recover from a potentially life-altering or life-threatening car wreck, or even worse, after a collision that has tragically and abruptly taken the life of your loved one. It can be totally devastating to be involved in a car crash. The consequences you may suffer can include financial, emotional, and physical issues.
You may be seeking monetary reimbursement or compensation in the form of lost wages and more following an unexpected and severe crash. The attorneys at Mama Justice are here to further you and the ones you love on your path toward healing and compensation to make your life easier in any area possible during such a difficult and trying time. Please call our dedicated Hattiesburg car accident lawyers for more information today at (662) 262-6264 and get the help you are entitled to.
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