Chicago, IL (January 14, 2020) – There was a crash involving multiple vehicles on the afternoon of Sunday, January 12th, in Chicago. The collision reportedly took place near the intersection of the Dan Ryan Expressway and West 59th Street. Local sources reported the crash at around 12:04 p.m.
The severity of the resulting injuries isn’t known at this time. Local sources revealed that all lanes on the expressway were blocked due to the crash. Paramedics were present to render aid to those injured in the crash.
No further updates have been provided at this time. An ongoing investigation into the crash is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Accidents in Chicago
In 2011, there were 281,788 crashes reported across the state of Illinois. This comes out to nearly 772 wrecks happening each day. That same year, 84,172 people were injured in vehicle collisions across the state.
Being injured in a crash is difficult enough. However, when these accidents involve multiple vehicles, it can be even harder for injured parties to seek compensation. Insurance companies may contest that their policyholder isn’t at fault for your injuries.
That’s why you need Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. on your side. We can help you determine who is liable for your injuries. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to discuss your case with an Illinois car crash lawyer today.
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