Rockford, IL (March 14, 2020) – Local authorities in Rockford responded to a car accident on Thursday night, March 12th. The crash occurred at around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Alpine Road and Harrison Avenue. The two-vehicle collision reportedly resulted in injuries.
At least one person at the scene was injured. The injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. At this time, the cause of the accident hasn’t been reported. The roadway was reportedly slick at the time of the crash, but it’s not yet confirmed that weather played a role in the crash.
The Rockford Police Department is currently investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Intersection Accidents
Intersections are one of the most common sites of car crashes in Illinois. The state’s congested intersections are brimming with drivers, and the more vehicles present, the greater the chances of an accident. There are more than 2.5 million car accidents reported at intersections each year nationwide.
These accidents account for nearly 50 percent of injury crashes each year. Even the slightest of mistakes can result in a severe car accident when crossing a busy intersection. Injured parties should contact a qualified Illinois car crash attorney to discuss possible compensation.
At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., our firm has the resources and time to ensure your legal rights are protected. We have helped countless victims obtain fair compensation for their injuries. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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