Orland Park, IL (January 2, 2020) – A rollover crash in Orland Park, Illinois resulted in lane closures on the eastbound lanes of West 159th Street. The crash occurred early Thursday morning, January 2nd, near the intersection with Wolf Road. Authorities responded to the scene to render aid to those injured in the crash.
The circumstances surrounding the crash aren’t known at this time. The severity of the resulting injuries has not been made public. The roadway was closed following the accident.
No further details are known at this time. Local authorities are conducting an investigation into the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Rollover Accidents in Illinois
Rollover crashes are known to be serious collisions. These accidents happen when the vehicle you’re riding turns over onto its side or roof. If occupants aren’t properly restrained, they risk being ejected from the vehicle.
Few types of crashes are as traumatic as a rollover. These accidents account for 35 percent of all deadly passenger-vehicle collisions each year. Many of these victims involve unrestrained occupants.
Injured parties should reach out to an Illinois car crash attorney immediately after a crash. The team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. can help you recover the compensation you deserve. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to discuss your case today.
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