West Frankfort, IL (November 29, 2019) – There were road closures on Interstate 57 NB due to a crash. The accident was reported on Wednesday, November 27th, near West Frankford, Illinois. Emergency responders arrived at the scene at around 9:16 p.m. that evening.
Authorities have not yet released the cause of the collision. The crash took place near mile marker 65 on I-57 NB. Emergency responders were present to provide medical aid to those involved in the crash.
The roadway was cleared of debris at around 10:06 p.m. Local law enforcement is conducting an investigation into the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Crashes
Each year, car accidents continue to be the leading cause of death for American citizens. These accidents are caused by a multitude of factors, and all collisions have the potential to result in severe injuries. There are more than 6 million reported car accidents in the United States each year.
Car crash victims often incur serious damages. They will often require ongoing medical treatment, which can prevent them from returning to work for an extended period of time. If you are injured by a reckless driver, you should reach out to a qualified Illinois car accident lawyer.
The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. is here to fight for your legal rights. We have helped countless victims recover multi-million-dollar settlements working on past cases. Call our law offices today at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help your case.
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