Chicago, IL (February 23, 2020) – A crash on Saturday, February 22nd, in the Garfield Park area of Chicago left four people injured, with one woman reportedly in critical condition. The accident occurred at the corner of Washington Boulevard and Pulaski Road at around 4 p.m.
A 47-year-old woman was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition. Another victim, a 20-year-old woman, was taken to the same hospital for treatment. Two other crash victims were transported to Stroger Hospital in serious condition.
The cause of the crash isn’t known at this time. An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Chicago Car Accidents
Car crashes happen every day across Chicago. 21.5 percent of crashes reported in Illinois in 2017 resulted in injuries. That same year, there were 998 fatal collisions.
The aftermath of a car accident can be devastating. Victims are often overwhelmed with the ensuing damages, including their medical bills, lost income, and pain and suffering. Injured victims should consult with a qualified Chicago car crash attorney to recover lost compensation.
The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. is here to help you recover the compensation you deserve after an accident. We’ve helped countless victims recover favorable settlements after an accident. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to discuss your claim today.
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