Clarksdale, MS – Four injured in ATV collision on Gelston Rd

Clarksdale, MS (July 12, 2022) – Four people were injured following a collision involving an all-terrain vehicle in Clarksdale on Monday July 11. The crash was reported on Gelston Road this afternoon around 1pm.

Local reports said three children were riding the ATV when it was hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. All three children were injured in the crash and two were taken to hospital in critical condition. The other driver was also injured in the crash.

No additional information was provided.

Local authorities are handling the ongoing accident investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

ATV Accidents in Mississippi

Across the country, ATVs seem to be getting more and more popular. These off-road vehicles pose a serious risk to drivers. If used incorrectly, they can be harmful and endanger you and those around you. ATV accidents cause around 700 deaths and 135,000 injuries each year.

Most people don’t know how to get back to normal life after a car accident. There will undoubtedly be many adjustments. Therefore, you may still need help even after your injuries have healed and you have received the necessary emergency medical treatment. You may be responsible for all accident-related costs if you choose not to submit a personal injury claim.

In order to protect their legal rights and submit a claim for compensation after the accident, accident victims should consult a Clarksdale ATV accident attorney. Depending on the specifics of your case, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages and other damages. Before submitting a claim, anyone injured in a car accident should consult with a personal injury attorney. You can file a personal injury claim with the help of The Germany Law Firm PLLC in Mississippi. In the past, our attorneys have effectively upheld the legal rights of Mississippi accident victims.

To learn more about your legal options for obtaining compensation for an automobile accident caused by the negligence of another motorist, call (601) 487-0555.

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Disclaimer: At the German law firm, PLLC, we provide the information contained in these accident reports as a resource for families who have found themselves in similar situations and to educate them about the dangers of driving. We also want to honor the victims who were injured or lost their lives in an accident in Mississippi and hope that the information reported will help prevent future accidents. The photographs presented in these messages are not representative of the actual scene of the accident.