Last Saturday night, December 31, a fatal vehicular accident involving one car took place on Highway 54 near Highway V, reports say.
At approximately 9:40 p.m., Jackson County patrol officers were dispatched to Highway 54 following a call reporting a serious injury crash. According to the report, the collision involved only one vehicle. The impact of the crash killed one person instantly and injured another vehicle occupant. Authorities will not release the identity of the victims until their families are notified. Local investigators were called to the scene to determine liability, and initial investigation shows alcohol may have contributed to the incident. No arrests have been made as the investigation is still in progress.
If you have been physically injured in an auto accident involving an intoxicated, reckless, or negligent driver, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Our lawyers at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® handle personal injury law cases and can help you throughout the process. Get in touch with us at (414) 271-0900 to learn more about your legal options.