Jackson, MS (February 22, 2023) – At approximately 9:00 a.m. on February 22, a car crash happened in Jackson that required an emergency response. Sources say the collision took place in the northbound lanes of Interstate 55.
What caused the incident to take place is currently being investigated by local authorities. The crash happened on I-55 past Fortification Street in Hinds County.
Injured victims were treated at the scene by emergency personnel before being taken by ambulance to local medical centers. The extent of any injuries suffered in the crash has not been reported at this time.
All northbound lanes of the interstate were blocked while emergency responders worked at the crash scene. Police urged local motorists to use alternate routes while they were working to control the area.
We hope for the full and fast recovery of the injured victims.
Car Crashes in Mississippi
When you or someone you love is injured in an auto accident, you may be going through a very difficult time. You may be in a lot of pain due to injuries you sustained in the crash. Your injuries may be keeping you from working or returning home, and you may be stuck in the hospital for days, weeks, or longer while you recover.
You may have to undergo a lot of different medical procedures in order to fully recover from your injuries. These may be exhausting and pricey. The costs associated with sustaining a serious injury in a car crash are noted to be anywhere from 10 to 50,000 dollars. If you know that your injuries are the result of another person’s negligence, you deserve to be compensated for the damages you endured.
Driver negligence causes millions of car accidents per year in the United States and throughout the state of Mississippi. On average, over 3 million people suffer injuries in car crashes yearly in the country. The majority of these injuries are the result of negligent drivers. Distraction, intoxication, speeding, and fatigue are four common forms of driver negligence that lead to injuries and death every year.
The car crash lawyers in Jackson at Mama Justice are highly experienced in helping injured crash victims get the compensation they need and deserve after they are hurt by the actions of negligent drivers. Our professional goal and duty are to help you get the money you need to recover after a negligent driver caused you harm. We will negotiate a full and fair settlement from the insurance company for you so you can rest assured knowing your legal rights were protected and exercised.
Schedule a free, no-obligation consultation as soon as you can by calling our office at 662-262-6264.
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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.