Starkville, MS (May 24, 2021) – Injuries were reported in a car accident in the Starkville area on Monday, May 24th.
Local officials were informed of the incident at around 11:26 a.m. early in the morning. The location was near the intersection of MS-182 and Reed Road. According to local reports, two vehicles collided at the scene.
As a result of the collision, road closures on the motorway were reported. The area was closed for several hours while investigators and rescue workers were present. Rescue workers were on site to help the injured.
An investigation into the cause of the accident is ongoing.
Our thoughts at this time are with the injured victims and their families. We hope for her full recovery.
Junction crashes in Mississippi
When you enter an intersection, trust another driver won’t bump into you right away. With so many distracted and reckless drivers on the road these days, there is only so much that traffic lights and stop signs can do to prevent catastrophic collisions. According to the Federal Motorway Administration, intersections are the location of almost 2.5 million collisions per year, which makes up around 40% of reported car accidents.
After an injury in one Mississippi car accidentVictims have the right to file a negligence claim to recover the cost of their injuries. In Mississippi, anyone who drives a motor vehicle must exercise reasonable care to comply with traffic rules and avoid injuring others. Otherwise, it may be a matter of negligence, which enables the injured party to claim personal injury. This process can be tedious and confusing for those with little experience in the law. Fortunately, you don’t have to do it alone.
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Disclaimer: At the German law firm PLLC, we are making the information contained in these accident reports available as a source of information for families who have been in similar situations and to raise awareness of the dangers of driving. We would also like to honor the victims who were injured or lost their lives as a result of an accident in Mississippi, and hope that the information reported will help prevent future accidents. The photos shown in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.