Chicago, IL (December 21, 2019) – A crash in Chicago left several people injured, including three children, on Friday evening, December 20th. The accident occurred on South Lake Shore Drive near 55th Street at around 7 p.m. The Chicago Fire Department responded to the scene to render aid to those injured in the crash.
There were multiple injuries resulting from the collision. A 10-month-year-old boy was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in critical condition. A woman, man, and two other children were also injured in the crash.
There are no immediate details available about the accident at this time. Local authorities are conducting an investigation into the cause of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Chicago Auto Accidents
Each year, car crashes are the leading cause of death for Illinois residents. These crashes are completely unexpected and can leave victims with serious injuries. The ensuing damages are more than enough to disrupt anyone’s life.
In Chicago alone, there were over 47,000 reported collisions in 2018. Twenty-six percent of these accidents involved hit-and-runs. Injured parties should reach out to a qualified Chicago car accident lawyer to obtain fair compensation.
The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. is here to help you navigate the complex legal process. We have the resources to maximize your potential compensation. Call us today at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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