Third Lake, IL (December 31, 2019) – A crash on Saturday, December 28th, left three people seriously injured in Third Lake, Illinois. The accident took place near the intersection of US-45 and Rollins Road at around 5:20 p.m. Authorities responded to the scene to render aid to those injured in the accident.
The crash reportedly involved two vehicles. Three injured parties were transported to nearby medical facilities for the treatment of sustained injuries. The cause of the crash isn’t known at this time.
No other updates are currently available. Local officials are conducting an investigation into 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 Crashes
Car crashes can result in serious injuries. These accidents are often caused by reckless drivers that don’t take the necessary precautions to avoid a collision. Intersections are a well-known site of serious car accidents in Illinois.
Each year, an estimated 40 percent of all collisions happen within an intersection. These crashes overwhelmingly involve drivers making left-hand turns. In some cases, injured parties are able to consult with an Illinois car crash attorney to secure deserved compensation.
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