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Fatal Car Accidents

Few traumatic life events can be as difficult to recover from as a fatal car accident involving a loved one. The loss has untold impacts on spouses, children, siblings, mothers, fathers, friends and community members. It’s a sad fact that most fatal car accidents are totally preventable. The senseless and needless dying of a loved one is something that families struggle to recover from. On top of the pain, sadness, grief and loss that you might be going through, figuring out how to make ends meet simply adds insult to injury. If you have lost a loved one due to somebody else’s negligent or careless behavior behind the wheel, you need to speak with a proven and experienced car accident attorney as soon as possible.

Causes of Fatal Car Accidents

Fatal car accidents can occur for a variety of different preventable reasons. From texting while driving to auto manufacturer defects, there’s no doubting the fact that U.S. roadways are dangerous for commuters. In fact, car accidents are the number-one killer for Americans between the ages of five and 34 years old. In almost every case, the so-called accident could have been prevented. Listed below are a few different causes for fatal car accidents.

Damages Associated With a Fatal Car Accident

A variety of damages are associated with fatal car accidents. In some cases, the deceased will have spent time in the hospital which could mean surviving family members are facing extensive medical bills. The average cost of a funeral is now $6,600 in the United States. Not every family has an extra six-thousand dollars lying around. Additionally, you could also be facing a loss of future income from a breadwinner. Finally, no dollar amount could ever come close to the loss of love and companionship of your loved one after a fatal car accident.

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When to Contact a Wrongful Death Lawyer in Jackson

If you have lost a loved one due to somebody else’s impaired, distracted or dangerous behavior behind the wheel, you need to speak with an experienced wrongful death attorney as soon as possible. Many of these cases are time sensitive, so the sooner you speak with a lawyer the better. You don’t have to go through this alone. Your attorney can be your advocate as you and your family work to put your lives back together after a tragic and preventable loss.

After a fatal accident in or around the Jackson Metro Area, contact the skilled wrongful death lawyers at Coxwell & Associates, PLLC at (601) 265-7766 for an immediate consultation.

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