Jackson, MS – I-10 Scene of Injury Wreck near Exit 61/Pascagoula River Bridge

Jackson, MS (December 28, 2023) – A serious car crash happened in Jackson on the evening of December 28. At least one person was hurt in the accident that occurred on Interstate 10 near exit 61/Pascagoula River Bridge. Two or more cars collided for reasons still under local law enforcement investigation. EMS transported those with injuries to the hospital by ambulance, however, the extent of the injuries suffered in the wreck has not been reported. Extensive traffic delays ensued in the area for some time on Thursday evening, forcing local drivers to use alternate routes. 

We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.

Mississippi Car Wrecks

Hundreds lose their lives per year because of car crashes in the state of Mississippi. Oftentimes, people are killed due to the negligent actions of others. In 2018, auto collisions in the Magnolia State showed that more than 50% of reported car wrecks in Mississippi were caused by driver negligence.

Jackson, MS - I-10 Scene of Injury Wreck near Exit 61/Pascagoula River Bridge

The most prevalent forms of negligent driving demonstrated among American drivers include speeding, intoxication, distraction, and fatigue. For instance, driving while distracted causes over 400,000 auto collisions per year. These wrecks end the lives of approximately 3,000 individuals and cause injuries for thousands of others. Severe injuries may be caused by these types of wrecks, including:

  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Damage to internal organs
  • Paralysis
  • Broken bones

Suppose you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a car crash that you think was caused by another driver. In this case, you should talk to a Jackson personal injury attorney immediately. 

Our attorneys from the skilled personal injury law office of Mama Justice have more than thirty years of experience helping injured crash victims and their family members recover from the difficult aftermath that often follows severe car accidents. We know how overwhelming and difficult a time like this can be, which is why we have dedicated our professional lives to helping individuals like you recover. Call our office at (888) 484-1476 to find out how we can help you. 

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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 used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.


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