Kickapoo, IL (March 25, 2020) – Local authorities responded to the scene of a rollover crash in Kickapoo Township, Illinois on Tuesday morning, March 24th. The accident occurred near the intersection of North Koerner Road and IL-8. Initial reports revealed the collision occurred at around 9:40 a.m.
There were confirmed injuries at the scene. The severity and number of injuries aren’t known at this time. The account of the collision is still developing.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is being handled by the Illinois State Police.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Rollover Crashes in Illinois
Being involved in a rollover crash is a traumatic event. Due to the actions of a negligent driver, your vehicle overturns. Those who aren’t restrained risk suffering from severe injuries.
Each year, rollovers account for nearly 35 percent of deadly passenger-vehicle accidents. 69 percent of those killed were unrestrained at the time of impact. In some cases, injured parties can recover lost compensation by calling an Illinois car crash attorney.
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