Grafton, IL (March 7, 2020) – Authorities in Grafton, Illinois have released the identity of the victim killed in a crash on Wednesday, March 4th. The Illinois State Police reported that Allison A. Watson, 22, of Bethalto, Illinois was killed in a crash on Great Rivers Road. Two others were injured in the accident.
The two injured men were taken to a nearby medical facility for treatment. The circumstances of the accident aren’t clear at this time. No further details have been provided.
ISP officials are currently managing the investigation into the cause of the crash.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Allison A. Watson at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Illinois Car Crashes
Deadly crashes are not uncommon in Illinois. There were 998 deadly collisions reported in the state in 2017, accounting for only 1 percent of collisions that year. 66,889 crashes resulted in injuries.
Handling the aftermath of a serious collision can be difficult. Injured victims are often left with life-threatening injuries and other damages. A skilled Illinois car crash attorney can help injured parties pursue lost compensation after a crash.
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