Chicago, IL (January 9, 2020) – A crash involving five vehicles took place in the Brighton Park area on the south side of Chicago. The crash occurred near the intersection of 42nd Street and Western Avenue at around 6:20 a.m. on Wednesday morning, January 8th. Paramedics responded to the scene to render aid to those injured in the crash.
According to local reports, a man, 63, was injured in the accident. He was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital following the collision. He is believed to be in stable condition.
No other injuries were reported. An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Crashes in Chicago
Being involved in a crash comes with certain consequences. In all car crashes, someone is liable for causing it. However, determining who is responsible can be difficult when there are multiple drivers involved.
There are 772 crashes each day across the state of Illinois. Each hour, nine people are injured in the aftermath of a collision. An experienced Chicago personal injury lawyer can help you determine who is liable for your injuries.
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