Ripley, MS (May 20, 2022) – One person sustained injuries as a result of a three-vehicle collision that took place on a highway in Ripley on Tuesday morning, May 17.
According to Mississippi Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened around 10:57 a.m. on Highway 15. Three vehicles were traveling in the area when, due to reasons that are not yet known, the vehicles collided with one another just north of the border with Union County. The involved vehicles sustained severe damages as a result of the accident.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders, including Tupelo fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person inside one of the vehicles, who has not yet been identified, was hospitalized with injuries. Their condition is not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Nothing is as scary as dealing with a car accident on our Mississippi roads. You may spend a long time wondering how you will move forward after a car accident. This is the unfortunate reality that tens of thousands of people suffer from every year in the state due to the negligent actions of others. There is really no easy and surefire way to recover from a car accident, because every journey is very different. If you have become seriously injured as a result of a car accident, it is important to remember that you have options. Speaking with a knowledgeable attorney is in your best interests at this time.
If you have been injured in a car accident, it is important that you have the help of an experienced Ripley car accident lawyer on your side. Hiring an attorney means that your claim will be handled with care and that you will be able to answer any questions that you may have along the way. There are some factors that you will need to prove were present in your case, including the following:
- A duty of care was owed to you on our roads
- A driver breached their duty of care to you
- The breach in duty led to your accident
- Your accident was the cause of injuries and other damages
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you may wonder where you can turn. Speaking with a Ripley personal injury attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected during one of the most difficult times in your life.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our attorneys will stand by your side after a collision that is not your fault. Most victims feel overwhelmed after a collision. If this is you, you should never move forward without the help of an attorney. Our attorneys will evaluate your claim from start to finish. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Ripley at (888) 484-1476 to find out how we can assist you 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 used in this post are not taken at the actual accident scene.