Jackson, MS (December 11, 2022) – On Thursday afternoon, December 8, a motorcyclist lost his life in a crash in Jackson. He was identified as 32-year-old Bradley Chambers.
Chambers was traveling on Highway 80 near Carter Circle at approximately 9:25 p.m. Thursday when he and another vehicle collided. The reason the accident happened remains unknown at this time.
Reports indicate Chambers collided with a vehicle pulling out from Carter Circle and attempting to turn left across traffic. Authorities also reported that Chambers was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.
No further information concerning the incident is currently available. Authorities continue to investigate.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Bradley Chambers at this time.
Fatal Mississippi Motorcycle Accidents
A motorcycle collision can happen in just seconds, however, the resulting injuries can be catastrophic and sometimes even fatal. After a severe motorcycle accident, you may find yourself dealing with numerous issues that resulted from the crash. Medical bills, insurance hassles, and confusing paperwork/deadlines can be stressful to manage. Especially when your loved one lost their life in an accident, these are the last things on your mind.
However, when you know that your loved one lost their life in an accident caused by another person’s negligent actions, you may be seeking compensation and justice for the losses and damages that resulted from their wreck. At Mama Justice, we totally understand how difficult a time like this can be for bereaved families. This is why we are here to help you through this trying ordeal.
You may be eligible to collect financial compensation that could help you financially recover from the bills and expenses that stem from your loved one’s incident. The aftermath of a severe accident can be a total blur. These are some steps you should take immediately following the wrongful death of a loved one.
The very first step is to determine who can file a wrongful death claim. Generally, when a wrongful death happens, certain family members or a personal representative of the deceased may pursue a wrongful death claim. Some of these include:
- Surviving spouses/domestic partners
- Children or grandchildren of the decedent
- Step-children or other financial dependents
- Other eligible parties to the decedent, including personal representatives
Another important step to take in order to file a wrongful death claim is to calculate the potential damages that may have resulted from your loved one’s passing. Usually, a Jackson wrongful death attorney can help you do this. Generally speaking, a wrongful death claim will allow surviving family and other dependents to seek financial compensation for the lost value of their deceased family member’s support. This includes economic and non-economic losses. Some examples may include:
- Funeral/burial costs
- Outstanding medical costs
- Financial support that would have been received if not for the wrongful loss of their loved one
- Loss of present/future earning capacity
- Emotional turmoil
Numerous economic and non-economic damages may result from the wrongful death of your loved one. Speaking with a wrongful death lawyer is the easiest way to determine the full value of your damages. Call the law office of Mama Justice at (888) 484-1476 to get started.
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Disclaimer: We 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.