Jackson, MS (April 24, 2023) – A car crash was reported to police in Jackson on the afternoon of Monday, April 24. Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene a short time after the incident happened on Interstate 55.
Police in Jackson went to the crash site with paramedics and fire crews. The incident occurred on Interstate 55 near Countyline Road, exit 103, in Hinds County. The contributing factors of the accident have not been reported at this time.
Paramedics rendered emergency medical aid to those who were hurt at the scene. One or more injured parties were taken by ambulance to local hospitals for further care.
The exit ramp to Countyline Road was blocked while rescue personnel worked in the area. Local drivers were forced to alternate their travel routes for the time being.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved in this car crash in Jackson. We hope for their full recovery.
Mississippi Car Wrecks
Motor vehicle collisions are the main cause of death among American people ages 15-20. Yearly, millions of vehicle collisions occur throughout the country. In Mississippi specifically, more than 150,000 car wrecks are reported annually. Tens of thousands of people sustain injuries in these accidents, while hundreds lose their lives. Per day, about two people lose their lives in car crashes in the Magnolia State.
Over 300 collisions happen per day throughout Mississippi. This is equal to about 12 per hour. Driver negligence is the main reason these collisions take place. On average, approximately 20% of Mississippi car wrecks happen due to the actions of drunk drivers.
The skilled and experienced lawyers at Mama Justice are totally committed to assisting you in recovering from a potentially life-changing or life-threatening car wreck, or even worse, after an accident that has tragically and abruptly taken the life of someone you love. 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 Jackson car accident lawyers for more information today at (662) 262-6264 and get the help you are entitled to.
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