Springfield, IL (March 29, 2020) – A serious accident resulted in shutdowns in parts of Springfield, Illinois on Friday evening, March 27th. The site of the crash was located at the intersection of 6th and Jefferson Streets near the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. Four people were reportedly injured in the accident.
Initial reports revealed that the collision involved a pickup truck and another vehicle. Emergency units responded to the scene to render aid to those injured in the accident. At this time, the cause of the crash is unknown.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is being handled by local law enforcement officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Accidents
Car crashes are incredibly common, throughout Illinois and the rest of the country. Nearly 3 million people each year are injured in collisions nationwide. 21.5 percent of accidents in Illinois in 2017 resulted in injuries.
Being injured in a crash can easily disrupt a victim’s life. Dealing with the severity of the injuries and the extent of the damages is overwhelming, to say the least. A qualified and caring Illinois car crash attorney can help injured parties recover.
Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. is here to make sure that you get the representation you need for a full recovery. We will fight for your case and your desired compensation. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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