Meridian, MS (November 18, 2023) – Information from the Mississippi Highway Patrol shows a fatal car crash occurred on Saturday afternoon, November 18, in Newtown County, Meridian. Reports from authorities show the wreck happened on Highway 492 near Conehatta Prospect Road. The incident involved two vehicles, one of which rolled over due to the crash. It occurred at around 3:30 p.m.
One individual reportedly lost their life in the crash. Another was taken to the hospital for treatment due to the extent of their injuries. Authorities in Meridian are still investigating the circumstances of the accident.
We want to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. We hope for the full recovery of the injured victim.
Mississippi Auto Accidents
Auto collisions take place over 300 times per day throughout the state of Mississippi. Despite the fact that a large portion of these wrecks are only fender benders, others end in severe injuries and may even end the lives of those involved. In fact, in 2017, approximately 700 people were killed in fatal collisions throughout the state of Mississippi.
Truthfully speaking, fatal crashes may generally be able to be prevented, however, they continue happening at alarming rates every year. If you have recently lost a loved one in a deadly accident, you may worry about the legal rights and options you have access to at this time.
Losing a loved one in a fatal crash is extremely hard for you and your loved ones. Depending on how your loved one’s accident happened, you should work alongside a wrongful death lawyer who is proficient in handling these types of accident cases. While you are grieving the untimely loss of your loved one, you may be forced to worry over how you will recover financially.
We know this is not an ideal time to have to worry about money, which is why here, at the law office of Mama Justice, we work around the clock to help the bereaved family members of deceased crash victims receive the financial compensation and justice they deserve. Facing losses like these can place you in a daunting, overwhelming position, which is why it is imperative to speak with a wrongful death lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Our skilled car crash lawyers from the personal injury law office of Mama Justice know what needs to be done in order to get you the financial compensation you need and deserve at this time. We will help you collect the maximum compensation available for your injuries and damages, some of which may include the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Funeral and burial costs
We are here for you each and every step of the way during your wrongful death claim. Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Meridian at (888) 484-1476 for more information on 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 pictures used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.