Jackson, MS (February 2, 2023) – At least one person was hurt in a car crash that happened in Jackson on the morning of February 2. Emergency crews were dispatched to the crash site at approximately 9:35 a.m. in order to render aid to the involved parties.
Police state the wreck occurred on Interstate 55 near Lakeland Drive. What led to the collision remains under investigation by local authorities at this time.
Emergency medical technicians treated those with injuries at the scene. One or more injured patients were in need of further care and were transported by ambulance to area medical centers to be treated as necessary.
The roadway was closed, and traffic was delayed for some time on the morning of February 2. Investigators continue to work to determine the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with those involved. We hope for their full and fast recovery.
Mississippi Auto Accidents
Car crashes are the leading cause of fatalities among Americans ages 15-20. Millions of car wrecks are reported per year throughout the United States. In Mississippi specifically, over 150,000 vehicle collisions are reported each year. Tens of thousands of people are hurt in these crashes. Each day, approximately two people are killed in Mississippi car accidents.
More than 300 collisions are reported daily in the Magnolia State, or approximately 12 every hour. A large percentage of these are caused by driver negligence.
The skillful and experienced lawyers at Mama Justice are committed to assisting you in your own personal recovery from a potentially life-threatening or life-changing car accident, or even worse, after an accident has abruptly and tragically ended the life of someone you love. The negative impact such a devastating occurrence may have on you can be totally crushing and come in many different forms, such as emotional, physical, mental, or financial woes.
You may be seeking monetary reimbursement or compensation in the form of medical bills, funeral costs, and more following a severe and unexpected accident. 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 (888) 484-1476 and get the help you are entitled to.
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