Starkville, MS (May 27, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car crash that took place at an intersection on Friday morning, May 27.
According to Starkville Police, the accident happened around 9:49 a.m. at the intersection of MS-12 and Louisville Street. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to forcefully collide with each other. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hurt in the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
Mississippi has seen a huge increase in the amount of car accidents that have been taking place over recent years. Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen within the state, with tens of thousands of individuals sustaining serious injuries. Car accidents can happen anywhere but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In just one recent year’s time, over 50% of injury and fatality accidents took place at intersections. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, such as the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If your life has been impacted by a car accident, you will have to show that another party is at fault for your claim. This is why you should speak with a skilled attorney in your dire time of need.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face on your own. No matter how complex your case is, you should never have to handle it on your own. This is why you should speak with a dedicated Starkville car accident lawyer who can help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. An attorney will be able to help you gain the necessary evidence in your claim and will assist you as you answer any questions that you may have. You should never move forward without the help of a Starkville personal injury lawyer on your side.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, our attorneys are here to help you get back on your feet after an accident has impacted your life. Our attorneys have years of experience handling claims and will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve. If you have been hurt in a car accident, we will ensure that you have the resources and tools that are necessary to be successful in every aspect of your claim. We are here for you when you need us the most. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Starkville at (888) 484-1476 to find out what we can do for 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.