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Jackson, Tennessee - the birthplace of notable musicians in the traditional Southern styles of rockabilly, blues and gospel
Situated squarely between Memphis and Nashville on Tennessee's "Heart of the Music Highway," Jackson is the birthplace of musicians including The famous names of Jackson include Carl Perkins, Sonny Boy Williamson, Big Maybell and Big Joe Turner.
Jackson is the county seat of Madison County, Tennessee. Located 70 miles east of Memphis, it has long been associated with the large city in trade. Its total population was 65,211 at the 2010 census and 67,265 in the 2012 Census.
The local economy is driven by industries related to healthcare and manufacturing, and is home to Procter & Gamble and Stanley/Black and Decker.
Travel options to Jackson include:
The McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport FBO now totals more than 800 acres. All airport property is owned jointly by the City of Jackson and Madison County.
Use the Jackson Transit Authority system to get around town:
Go to 511 Traffic and Travel Information to view traffic conditions by region. And to find out current weather conditions in Jackson, go to Accuweather.com.
Links to recent accidents in the Jackson area:
Jackson commercial trucking accidents.
If you are looking for information on a specific crash that happened in Jackson, go to the link above for the accident type you are seeking.
If you know someone who has been injured in a Jackson accident, the major regional hospital is Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Jackson grief support information for accident victims
When a loved one is killed in a motor-vehicle accident, it is often helpful for grieving family and friends to get help from a grief support organization. It can be comforting to talk with others going through a similar situation, and the road to recovering from the loss may go more smoothly. Go here to get information on Jackson grief support therapists.
Jackson legal information for accident victims
After someone has been injured or killed in a motor-vehicle crash in Jackson, many decisions need to be made immediately and questions need to be answered. For example, how much of the medical costs will be covered by the insurance policy? How does PIP insurance help with medical bills immediately? What if the at-fault driver has no insurance?
Where to find legal assistance after a Jackson injury accident
After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from a Jackson injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows how insurance policies work, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision caused by negligence, a Jackson injury lawyer will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind.