Decatur, IL (March 15, 2020) – A crash was reported earlier on Saturday, March 14th, in the Decatur, Illinois area. The accident occurred near the intersection of I-75 WB and IL-48. Local law enforcement officials were notified of the crash at around 11:06 a.m.
All lanes on I-72 WB blocked due to crash, according to local reports. The extent of the resulting injuries and the number of injured parties haven’t yet been disclosed by local authorities. The factors contributing to the collision are still unknown.
No further updates have been provided. Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Reckless Driving Crashes
Reckless driving is responsible for nearly 33 percent of deadly accidents each year. A crash with a reckless driver can be completely unexpected, with innocent victims suffering the most. The aftermath of a serious crash can leave victims with life-long and severe injuries.
13,000 deadly crashes each year are attributable to reckless motorists. When a reckless driver is responsible for a crash, they can be held accountable for any resulting injuries. A skilled Illinois car crash attorney can help injured parties pursue lost compensation.
At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we can help you secure your right to compensation. We give every case the attention and time necessary for a successful outcome. Give us a call at 312-386-7683 to see how we can help.
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