Chicago, IL (December 14, 2019) – A collision on the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90) in Chicago resulted in significant roadway closures on the highway. The crash took place near the Bridgeport area on Friday, December 13th, in the early morning at around 7:19 a.m. According to the Illinois State Police, the crash occurred near the intersection with I-55 (Stevenson Parkway).
The severity of the resulting injuries hasn’t yet been revealed by local sources. Two lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway were blocked following the crash. Injured parties were evaluated by responding paramedics at the scene.
The account of this accident is still developing. An investigation into the crash is being handled by ISP.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Illinois
Car accidents are the leading cause of death for Illinois residents. These accidents often leave victims with significant damages. These can include medical expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering.
In 2017, there were 311,679 reported collisions in the state. 21.5 percent of these accidents resulted in injuries. Injured victims should contact an experienced Illinois auto accident attorney immediately after a crash.
An experienced law firm can help increase your chances of a successful claim. The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. is here to help you navigate the legal process. Contact our law offices at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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