Oxford, MS (July 26, 2022) – Emergency crews were sent to the scene of an auto collision on Monday, July 25, in Oxford. The wreck happened on US-278 Westbould at approximately 8:20 p.m.
Reports show that at least one person was injured in the wreck. Emergency vehicles including ambulances and police cruisers were seen at the crash site.
The total number of injured victims has not been reported. Authorities in Oxford continue to investigate the details of the crash.
We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries.
Nothing further has been reported at this time
Mississippi Car Crashes
Auto accidents take place daily in the United States and throughout Mississippi. Statistics state that more than 17,000 crashes happen in the United States daily. In Mississippi, over 300 collisions are reported per day. Over 125,000 auto accidents are reported in Mississippi per year that cause injuries to over 55,000 people. Additionally, over 1,000 people lose their lives in these accidents. Across the United States, approximately 32,000 people are killed in annual car crashes. Some of the injuries most commonly seen in Mississippi auto collisions include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Broken bones
- Internal organ damage
- Spinal cord injuries
Dealing with painful injuries can be mentally, financially, and physically exhausting. Unfortunately, many people sustain injuries in wrecks caused by careless, reckless, and negligent drivers. Some of the most common causes of car crashes in Mississippi and the US are:
- Speeding drivers
- Intoxicated drivers
- Fatigued drivers
- Reckless drivers
When innocent drivers are hurt in car wrecks caused by negligent drivers, legal options are usually available to the injured to help them recover. Contacting a car crash lawyer in Oxford as soon as you can after your crash is always in your best interest. Sometimes, victims may be able to collect financial compensation that can help pay for the costs related to their wrecks, like medical care and other financial burdens they may be faced with.
Our Oxford car crash attorneys at Mama Justice have decades of skilled experience helping injured crash victims protect their legal rights. Our attorneys will assist you in securing the maximum compensation available for your injuries. We will build a successful case for you and fight aggressively with the insurance companies so you can get the compensation you deserve.
Call our law firm at (888) 484-1476 to find out how we can assist you.
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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.