Rosemont, IL (March 20, 2020) – On Wednesday, March 18th, a man was killed following a two-vehicle accident in Rosemont, Illinois. Initial reports revealed that the collision took place near 4 p.m. at the corner of Higgins Road and Patton Drive. The factors contributing to the accident aren’t known at this time.
According to officials from the scene, one of the drivers involved was killed in the accident. The other driver involved was hospitalized following the collision.
No further updates have been provided. Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Car Crashes in Chicago
In Chicago, there are nearly 772 reported car accidents each day. There were 835 deadly crashes reported in 2011, resulting in 918 deaths. The actions of a reckless driver can cause a serious accident that leaves victims with life-threatening injuries.
When someone is killed due to a negligent driver, their surviving family members suffer. The resulting damages are placed on their shoulders, meaning they have to deal with the financial and emotional turmoil of a loved one’s death. In some cases, a skilled Chicago wrongful death attorney can help injured parties pursue lost compensation for their injuries.
At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., our legal team understands the difficulty of losing a family member. We want to make sure that you are able to recover the compensation you deserve from the at-fault party. Contact us today at 312-386-7683 to see how we can help.
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