Rockford, IL (March 30, 2020) – A crash was reported in the Rockford, Illinois area earlier today that resulted in lane closures. The accident happened early Monday morning on March 30th on the US-20 off-ramp to I-39. The collision was initially reported by the Illinois State Police.
At this time, the details available on the accident are limited. The crash blocked the ramp and traffic is being routed around the site of the accident. The severity and number of resulting injuries aren’t known at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Accidents
Across the country, millions are injured in vehicle collisions each year. Illinois reported 311,679 crashes in 2017 alone, with 21.5 percent resulting in injuries. This comes out to 66,889 injury accidents that year.
The injuries incurred in a serious crash can be devastating for victims. Many of us aren’t prepared to take on the financial costs associated with a car accident. A qualified Illinois car crash attorney can help injured parties pursue deserved compensation.
At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., our legal team will fight diligently to represent your case. We believe crash victims deserve compensation after being unfairly injured in a collision. Contact us today at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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