Warren County, MS (November 28, 2023) – A man from Vicksburg, age 24, identified as Tyler McRight, lost his life in a traffic accident involving a semi-truck in the early morning hours of Tuesday, November 28. Several responders were sent to the scene of the crash near the International Paper Company on Highway 3 in Warren County at approximately 6:00 a.m. According to information provided by local sources, a 2022 Ford F-150 operated by McRight was headed south on the highway when it was involved in a crash with a 2015 Peterbilt. The exact circumstances of the incident have not been reported at this time. The driver of the Peterbilt was uninjured, sources said.
We want to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Mississippi Truck Accidents
Truck accidents happen daily throughout the state of Mississippi. These collisions send thousands of individuals to the hospital each year and end the lives of hundreds. According to recent statistics gathered concerning the number of auto accidents that happen throughout the state, around 2.1% of the national number of auto collisions occur in Mississippi each year. Semi-trucks are some of the most heavy, large trucks on American roadways. They are around 20 to 30 times heavier than the average passenger vehicle, which means they cause serious damage when they are involved in accidents with other vehicles.
The aftermath of a truck collision can be one of the most devastating experienced of your life. You may have questions that are only answerable by skilled attorneys. A lawyer can help you determine how much compensation you may be eligible to collect, and who is liable for your crash. Some of the following parties may be held responsible for the cause of your accident:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
If you have suffered the loss of a loved one due to a truck accident, you should have the assistance of a Warren County wrongful death attorney on your side.
Losing someone you love is never easy, which is why, our wrongful death lawyers at the law office of Mama Justice are here to help. We can help you collect financial compensation that can help you pay for the losses and damages you may have endured due to your loved one’s accident. Funeral costs, lost wages, vehicle repairs, medical bills, and more may be eligible for financial compensation when you work with a skilled attorney. We believe that you should never have to stand alone after an accident. Please contact an accident attorney at (888) 484-1476 for more information on how we can assist 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.