Springfield, IL (December 7, 2019) – A collision in Springfield, Illinois on Friday, December 6th, resulted in two people being injured. The crash occurred near the intersection of South Veterans Parkway and Interstate-72 at around 1:50 p.m. Emergency responders revealed that two vehicles were involved in the crash.
One vehicle turned over in the crash. The driver had to be rescued and taken to a local area hospital. Another male victim in the other vehicle was also hospitalized following the accident.
The intersection was closed after the incident due to police activity. Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Intersection Collisions
Car accidents can happen anytime you’re on the road. Many times, serious collisions happen just miles from the home. Intersections are a particularly common site of auto accidents in Illinois.
Intersections are involved in nearly 50 percent of all major collisions. These crashes are often fatal for those involved. In some cases, injured victims can contact an Illinois auto accident attorney to recover financial compensation.
An experienced law firm can help maximize your potential compensation. At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we believe in providing top-quality legal representation to all our clients. Give us a call at 312-386-7683 to see how we can help.
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