Plainfield, IL (November 27, 2019) – A serious collision resulted in the closure of the intersection at IL-59 and Lockport St. The incident took place early in the morning on Tuesday, November 26th, at around 9 a.m. The collision resulted in serious injuries according to local sources.
Authorities reported that the crash involved two vehicles. One person sustained injuries and the crash and was transported to the Edward Emergency Department. Emergency responders at the scene were present to render aid to the injured victims.
There were no reported fatalities. An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Intersection Collisions in Illinois
We all travel through intersections nearly every time we get behind the wheel. Drivers are often so focused on where they are going that they fail to notice what is happening around them. These are often contributing factors to intersection crashes.
Intersections are often the site of serious collisions. Statistics show that 50 percent of all major car accidents take place within an intersection. These crashes are often lethal for those involved.
The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. is here to fight for your legal rights. Our team of Illinois car crash lawyers specializes in handling personal injury claims. Contact our law offices at (312) 425-0401 to discuss your case today.
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