East St Louis, IL (April 11, 2020) – A crash was reported near East St. Louis, Illinois early Tuesday afternoon, April 7th. The accident occurred on I-64 EB near the IL-111 interchange. Authorities responded to the scene of the accident at around 1:38 p.m.
All lanes on I-64 EB were blocked due to the accident. At this time, the details available on the crash are limited. The severity and number of resulting injuries are currently unknown.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Crashes
Car crashes are the leading contributor to death and serious injuries nationwide, including Illinois. A reported 21.5 percent of crashes reported in 2017 ended in injuries. There were 998 fatal injuries that same year.
The aftermath of a crash can be extremely difficult to navigate. Victims are often left dealing with life-changing injuries and other significant damages. In some cases, injured parties can recover lost compensation with the aid of an Illinois car crash attorney.
Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. is here to help you obtain the fair settlement you deserve for your injuries. We give each of our clients the time and resources they deserve for a successful outcome. Call us today at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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