Vicksburg, MS (May 21, 2022) – Two victims were reportedly injured in a two-vehicle collision that took place in Vicksburg on Friday evening, May 20.
According to Vicksburg officials, the accident happened on Indiana Avenue around the area of KFC. Two vehicles were traveling in the area across from the local KFC when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles sustained severe damage and had to be towed from the scene.
Local responders, including fire crews and paramedics, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Two people, who have not yet been identified, sustained injuries in the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the collision, a large portion of the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene so traffic could resume as normal.
No further details have been released. Vicksburg officials continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision at this time.
We offer our warmest thoughts to those injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
What defines negligence in a car accident? When a driver fails to abide by the rules of the road and acts in an unreasonable manner that a driver usually would not, negligence could certainly be at play. Negligence stands at the center of many car accident claims every year in Mississippi. With tens of thousands of people sustaining injuries in Mississippi car accidents each year, it is really no surprise that claims will be brought against a percentage of liable drivers every year. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Having the help of a Vicksburg car accident lawyer on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected after a serious collision. This is especially true if you have sustained any of the following serious injuries in a collision:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
Most victims of car accidents will be forced to spend time in the hospital, undergo surgeries, face rehabilitation, and miss out on time at work. On top of that, you may need one or more parties to take care of you as you recover. The bills are likely piling up after an accident. This is why you should speak with a Vicksburg personal injury lawyer that you can trust.
At MW Law Firm – Mama Justice, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have been hurt in Mississippi car accidents over the years. We understand just how difficult it can be to get back on your feet after a serious accident. We will stand by your side as you navigate the Mississippi legal system for the first time, working toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial aspects. Please contact a car accident attorney in Mississippi at (888) 484-1476 to find out how we can help you.
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