Madison, MS (May 24, 2022) – One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident that took place on a highway in Madison on Tuesday afternoon, May 24.
According to Mississippi Highway Patrol officials, the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of I-55 around the area of Gluckstadt Road. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other on the highway due to reasons that are not yet known. Both vehicles went into the median after they collided with each other, sustaining extensive damages.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was injured as a result of the accident. The injured party was rushed to the hospital by medical helicopter for treatment of severe injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
We offer our thoughts to the victim of this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Car accidents have been increasing on our roads steadily over the recent years. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye, even though they can be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. Tens of thousands of people sustain injuries in car accidents every year throughout the state of Mississippi. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, including some of the following:
- Distracted driving
- Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Fatigued driving
Being hurt in a car accident can be a difficult and even seemingly impossible thing to face. Luckily, you have options and should seek the help of a skilled car accident attorney at this time.
The roads are supposed to be safe areas due to the fact that drivers are supposed to abide by laws on our roads. However, car accidents still tend to occur in the blink of an eye every year due to the recklessness of others. When a driver is not paying close attention to the roads around them, a collision could happen within seconds. All it takes is a few seconds for your life to be permanently affected. You have options after a car accident caused by another party. It is imperative that you speak with a Madison car accident attorney in your time of need.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, we are here to help you move forward after a collision that is not your fault. You want to ensure that your claim is being dealt with as fairly as possible after an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should never have to deal with the aftermath entirely on your own. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Madison at (888) 484-1476 to find out how we can assist 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.