According to WLBT and Yazoo County Sheriff a multi-car wreck including 5 cars and an 18-wheeler injured 3 people Thursday afternoon. The serious 18-wheeler accident occurred at the intersection of Hwy 49 and Ole Benton Rd after a pickup truck ran a red light causing the 18-wheeler to lose control and hit a stop light along with 3 other vehicles. Three people were taken to the hospital, but their injuries are unknown.
Unfortunately, serious cat accidents such as this one happens everyday cause pain to both the victims and their families. The pain resulting from a car wreck isn’t just physical pain but also financial pain as the victims and their families are left with heavy medical bills and many times the victim is out of work in order to recover resulting in lost wages.
It is important to make sure you protect your rights after a car wreck, 18-wheeler accident, or motorcycle crash. By following these steps, you can better protect yourself and loved ones if you are ever in this unfortunate situation.
- Contact Police after an accident.
- Take pictures and information of any witnesses to the crash.
- Get a copy of the Police report.
- Seek medical attention ASAP.
- Contact an experienced personal injury attorney.
At Chhabra & Gibbs P.A. our team of experienced car accident attorneys have the experienced needed to handle all types of personal injury claims. Contact us 24/7 to find out how we can get you maximum compensation for your injuries. Call us at 601-948-8005 for a FREE consultation. Visit msinjurylaw.com for more personal injury news.