Complete Jackson, MS accident reports and news.


Accidents in Jackson result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Jackson crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Jackson accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Jackson wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Major hospitals in Jackson include:

Merit Health Central

University of Mississippi Medical Center

Baptist Health Systems

St. Dominic's

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Jackson accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Jackson personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Jackson accident lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Tue, 10/12/2021 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian struck and killed by hit-and-run driver on Londonderry and Northside drives in Jackson, Mississippi
Thu, 10/07/2021 Motorcycle Accident Dilek Tyler, 35, killed in motorcycle crash on Interstate 20 frontage road near South Gallatin Street in Jackson, Mississippi
Wed, 05/26/2021 Car Accident Susie Mason, 90, and James Burton, 62, killed in four-vehicle crash on Northside Drive in Jackson, Mississippi
Sat, 05/22/2021 Car Accident Natasha Perkins, 28, killed in collision at Northside drive and Beasley Avenue in Jackson, Mississippi
Fri, 04/30/2021 Car Accident Two firefighters hospitalized after hit-and-run driver in possession of drugs strikes their vehicle and flees scene at Canton Mart Road near I-55 in Jackson, Mississippi
Fri, 04/30/2021 Car Accident One killed, one injured after car crashes into wooded area off of Woody Drive in Jackson, Mississippi
Sun, 11/08/2020 Car Accident One person killed in collision at West Street and Mitchell Avenue in Jackson, Mississippi
Wed, 11/04/2020 Pedestrian Accident Ashton Chapman, 11, killed in pedestrian collision on Canary Place in Jackson, Mississippi
Thu, 09/10/2020 Car Accident Two people killed in crash involving stolen vehicle on West Street in Jackson, Mississippi
Sat, 08/29/2020 Car Accident One person killed in wrong-way collision on Pearl Street in Jackson, Mississippi
Sun, 04/19/2020 Car Accident Demonte Beard, 27, and Ordley Johnson, 40, killed in single-vehicle crash on Forest Avenue in Jackson, Mississippi
Tue, 04/07/2020 Car Accident James Smith, 24, killed in car crash on West Capitol Street in Jackson, Mississippi
Thu, 04/02/2020 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian injured in collision on Pascagoula Street in Jackson, Mississippi
Sun, 09/29/2019 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Tiffanie Gayle Bell, 39, killed in collision on I-20 in Jackson, Mississippi
Thu, 09/19/2019 Bus Accident Collision involving school bus reported on McDowell Road and Shannon Street in Jackson, Mississippi