Rockford, IL (March 16, 2020) – Early Monday morning, March 16th, two men were killed in a single-vehicle collision in Rockford, Illinois. The crash occurred at the 2000 block of 15th Street, and local authorities reported the crash at around 3 a.m. Local law enforcement officials responded to the scene to render aid to those involved in the accident.
Few details are known about the crash at this time. Two men, who are believed to have been in their 20s, were killed in the accident. The cause of the accident hasn’t been reported by local authorities.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being conducted by the Rockford Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Deadly Illinois Vehicle Collisions
Deadly crashes happen every day across the country. Nationwide, car accidents are the leading cause of death and serious injury, and Illinois is no exception. In 2017, there were 998 fatal crashes reported in the state.
Losing a loved one in a car accident is devastating. In most cases, there is a negligent party responsible for the accident. Liable parties can be held accountable for resulting damages and lost compensation.
Surviving families of crash victims should contact an Illinois wrongful death attorney to recover. Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. has helped countless families obtain fair compensation after losing a family member. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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