Harvard, IL (December 13, 2019) – A two-vehicle accident left a man, 72, of Harvard, Illinois in critical condition on Wednesday morning, December 11th. The man suffered a medical emergency at the time of the crash, according to local sources. The crash occurred near the corner of North Ayer Street and West Sumner Street.
Local news sources reported that the injured party was transported to Mercyhealth Hospital in Harvard. He was later moved to Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center in Janesville, Wisconsin. The status of the other involved parties wasn’t reported.
No identities have been released at this time. Local law enforcement is currently investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Illinois Intersection Accidents
If you are traveling on the road in Illinois, there is always the risk of a serious collision. Intersections are one of the most common sites of serious car crashes.
The paths of many vehicles converge at an intersection. These drivers are often so focused on where they’re going that they fail to notice other vehicles. 50 percent of all major crashes take place within an intersection each year.
If you’re injured at an intersection, you may need help determining who is liable for the accident. The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. has years of experience handling personal injury claims. Discuss your case with an Illinois car crash lawyer by giving us a call at 312-386-7683.
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