Hit-and-run accidents are a troubling reality on the roads of Mississippi, leaving victims in a state of shock, uncertainty, and financial burden. At the Diaz Law Firm, we have helped many clients recover damages due to a fleeing driver. As with all personal injury cases, it is necessary to prove liability, and proof requires evidence.
Rear-end collisions are a common occurrence on roads in Madison, LA. Various factors, including driver negligence, poor visibility, and dangerous road conditions can cause them.
Driver negligence is one of the most common causes of these types of car accidents. Drivers who speed or tailgate another vehicle risk striking another car from behind if the leading driver brakes suddenly. Similarly, drivers who become distracted while operating their vehicle may not adequately react to changing traffic conditions and cause a crash.
Common causes of intersection accidents in Jackson include running red lights, speeding, and failing to yield the right of way. Drivers who run a red light may be cited for their negligence and held liable for any resulting damages or injuries. Speeding can also cause serious car accidents at busy intersections, as drivers often do not have enough time to properly slow down in order to make a safe maneuver. Additionally, failing to yield the right of way can result in a rear-end collision if the driver behind does not have enough time to slow down and stop safely.