University Park, IL (March 6, 2020) – A two-vehicle car accident in suburban University Park, Illinois killed a 62-year-old man from Tinsley Park, Illinois on Thursday, March 5th. The site of the crash was located at the corner of Central Avenue and Dralle Road. According to Will County’s coroner’s office, James Pasevich was in the driver’s seat when his car collided with another vehicle.
Pasevich was pronounced dead at around 4 p.m. The condition and identity of the other driver weren’t reported. No further details on the crash are available at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is being handled by local authorities.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of James Pasevich at this time.
Deadly Illinois Car Accidents
Car crashes often result in deadly injuries. There were 47,719 reported car crashes in Chicago in 2018. 21.5 percent of crashes in Illinois each year result in injuries, with only 1 percent resulting in fatal injuries.
Reckless drivers are known to take the lives of innocent victims all across Illinois. When someone is killed in an accident, they often leave behind family members who have to pick up the pieces. An experienced Chicago car crash attorney can help surviving family members deal with the loss of a loved one.
At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we understand the hardship of losing a beloved family member. We want to help make sure you and your family are secured. Give us a call at (312) 425-0401 to see what we can do to help.
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