Pisgah, MS (December 9, 2023) – A car accident near Pisgah in Rankin County left one person dead and sent two others to the hospital on Thursday, December 7. Local news sources report the incident occurred on Stump Ridge Road under circumstances that remain unclear at this time. Three individuals were ejected from the vehicle after it left the roadway, police said. Several responders worked in the area for an extended period, resulting in significant traffic delays. Police are still investigating the details of the incident. The victims have not been identified at this time.
We want to offer our sincere sympathies to the family of the deceased victim. We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries.
Mississippi Traffic Collisions
It was reported by the Mississippi Department of Transportation that approximately 700 victims were killed in fatal car accidents in 2020. These accidents are generally preventable but continue to occur due to driver negligence. Some of the most common issues that cause fatal accidents include:
• Driver distractions
• Drunk or drugged driving
• Falling asleep at the wheel
Countless families suffer due to fatal auto collisions in Mississippi yearly. Nothing is more tragic than suddenly losing someone you love in a car wreck that may have been avoided. If you have suffered these immense losses, you should talk to a lawyer who you can trust who can help you get the financial compensation and justice you deserve.
Indeed, no amount of money is able to compensate for the loss of someone you love. As you grieve these losses, you may worry about how you can afford to cover the costs related to your loved one’s crash. Wrongful death claims are known for being extremely complicated and you may not know where to turn for the help you need. If you have lost a loved one in any type of accident, you should be prepared to talk with a Pisgah wrongful death lawyer that you can trust.
Our attorneys at Mama Justice are here to help you recover after losing someone you love in a deadly Mississippi car accident. Our compassionate lawyers are well-read in traffic accident laws and can help you traverse the often complicated legal system. We can help you hold the negligent party accountable for their wrongdoing while we simultaneously help you collect the financial compensation you deserve. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at (888) 484-1476 for more information on your available options at this time.
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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.