Yazoo City, MS (February 13, 2023) – On the morning of Monday, February 13, a car crash happened near Yazoo that ended in injuries and traffic delays. Responders were dispatched to the scene shortly before 6:30 a.m. in order to help those involved in the accident.
Information from preliminary reports shows the wreck took place on Interstate 55 just north of the North Canton/Yazoo City exit. Firefighters, police, and EMTs were seen at the crash scene, located near milepost 124.
Medics rendered aid to the victims. One or more patients were taken by ambulance to local hospitals, where they received further medical treatment.
Authorities in Yazoo City continue to investigate the circumstances of the crash.
We hope the victims injured in this collision recover quickly.
Mississippi Auto Collisions
Car crashes are one of the leading reasons young people lose their lives in the United States. Every year, millions of car wrecks take place throughout the United States. In Mississippi alone, more than 150,000 car accidents happen per year. Tens of thousands of individuals are injured in these wrecks. Each day, two people are killed due to injuries they sustain in Mississippi car crashes.
More than 300 traffic collisions occur every day in the Magnolia State, or about 12 every hour. The majority of reported auto collisions in Mississippi are caused by driver negligence, specifically speeding. On average, approximately 20% of Mississippi car accidents happen due to the actions of intoxicated drivers.
The experienced lawyers at the law office of Mama Justice are completely committed to helping you recover from a potentially life-altering or life-threatening car crash, or even worse, after an accident that has tragically and suddenly taken the life of someone in your family. It can be totally devastating to be involved in or affected by a serious auto collision. The consequences you may suffer can include financial, physical, and emotional issues.
You may be seeking monetary compensation in the form of lost earnings and more after an unexpected and severe car crash. The lawyers at Mama Justice are here to further you and the ones you love on your path toward compensation and healing to ease your suffering in any area possible during such a trying and difficult time. Please call our dedicated Yazoo City car accident lawyers for more information today at (662) 262-6264 and get the help you are entitled to.
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