Chicago, IL (March 17, 2020) – Two people will be cited following a Chicago crash that left seven people injured on Monday, March 16th. The accident reportedly occurred at around 12:45 p.m. at the intersection of East 67th Street and S. South Shore Drive. Two young girls were reportedly among those injured in the accident.
A 14-year-old girl was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in critical condition, and another girl was transported to Trinity Hospital in serious condition. Four other injured adults were taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, with one listed in critical condition. Another woman was taken to Trinity Hospital in serious condition.
The factors contributing to the accident aren’t known at this time. An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local law enforcement officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Chicago Car Accidents
Unfortunately, car crashes a reality for thousands across Illinois. Nearly everyone who drives a car will be involved in one at some point. The injuries resulting from a collision can cause significant losses for those involved.
There was a total of 311,679 reported collisions in Illinois in 2017 alone. 21.5 percent of these accidents resulted in injury, or as many as 66,889. Injured parties can pursue lost compensation if they believe a reckless driver is responsible for the accident.
The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. has helped countless crash victims recover after being seriously injured in a crash. We have the time and resources to diligently fight for your case and provide a successful outcome. Contact us today at 312-386-7683 to discuss your case with a Chicago car crash attorney.
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