Barrington Hills, IL (April 25, 2020) – Authorities were called to the scene of a crash in Barrington Hills, Illinois on Friday night, April 24th. Officials reported that the crash occurred at the intersection of IL-25 (Elgin Road) and IL-62 (Algonquin Road) at around 7 p.m. Two vehicles were reportedly involved, with one woman being trapped inside a vehicle.
A woman was trapped inside a car following a T-bone collision, and emergency units had to extricate her from the vehicle. She was airlifted to Advocate Condell Medical Trauma Center in Libertyville, Illinois for the treatment of life-threatening injuries. Another person involved was transported to Northwestern Huntley Hospital.
Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
T-Bone Crashes in Illinois
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, around 8,000 people are killed each year in T-bone collisions in the United States. In fact, nearly 50 percent of roadway deaths involve T-bone impacts. These types of crashes are much more likely to result in fatal injuries than other types of accidents.
In order to recover compensation after a crash, you have to determine that the negligence of another party directly contributed to your injuries. This can be difficult on your own. An experienced Illinois personal injury lawyer can help you construct a strong case and make sure your legal rights are secured.
When you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a car crash, or in any way by the negligence of another person, it’s important to protect your rights. At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we believe in providing top-quality legal representation to all our clients to increase their chances of a successful claim. Contact our offices today at (312) 425-0401 to discuss your case today.
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