Peoria, IL (December 12, 2019) – A two-vehicle crash was reported earlier today in Peoria, Illinois. The crash happened on the evening of Thursday, December 12th. The site of the accident was near the intersection of East War Memorial Drive and Rock Island Ave NE.
The crash resulted in the closure of East War Memorial Drive EB at Rock Island Avenue NE. The severity of the resulting injuries has not yet been reported by authorities. Paramedics were present to render aid to those involved in the crash.
No further details are available at this time. An ongoing investigation into the crash is being conducted by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Accidents
Car crashes injure someone nearly every day. In Illinois, there were 311,679 reported car crashes across the state in 2017. 21.5 percent of these collisions resulted in injury.
Sometimes, car accidents can result in fatal injuries. Nearly 1.1 percent of all reported crashes in 2017 resulted in deadly injuries. In some cases, injured victims can contact a trained car crash attorney in Illinois to regain lost compensation.
If you are thinking of pursuing a personal injury claim, you should reach out to an experienced law firm. Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. has helped countless victims recover compensation after a serious accident. Contact our law offices at (312) 425-0401 if you have been unfairly injured in a car accident.
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