Rockford, IL (March 14, 2020) – On Thursday, March 12th, there were injuries confirmed following a car accident in the Rockford area. According to local sources, the crash took place near the intersection of State Street and North Bell School Road. Local law enforcement arrived at the scene to gather information from those involved in the collision.
At this time, it isn’t believed that the injuries were life-threatening, but the severity of the crash hasn’t yet been reported. Authorities haven’t yet released the factors contributing to the accident. No further details have been reported.
Local authorities are currently conducting an investigation into 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 Car Accidents
We all travel by car nearly every day, and for most us, driving is a way of life. However, every time you get behind the wheel or ride in someone’s car, you’re at risk of a serious crash. Over 90 percent of all crashes are the result of driver error.
Careless drivers pose a risk to everyone on the road. 21.5 percent of crashes reported in Illinois in 2017 resulted in injuries. 998 resulted in fatalities.
Injured parties may be eligible to recover lost compensation if they believe a reckless driver is responsible for the crash. The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. can help you protect your right to compensation after an accident. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to discuss your case with an Illinois car crash attorney today.
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