Effingham, IL (April 9, 2020) – Two people were reportedly injured in Effingham, Illinois following a two-vehicle collision on Tuesday, April 6th. According to authorities, the crash occurred at the intersection of Hoffman Drive and Banker Street at around 3:32 p.m. The crash took place when a vehicle driven by Lana L. Ordner, 42, of Newton, Illinois and another vehicle driven by Lee W. Althoff collided.
Ordner reportedly suffered injuries and was taken to HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital for treatment. Althoff was also injured.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with Lana L. Ordner, Lee W. Althoff, and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Crashes
There are hundreds of thousands of crashes reported each year in Illinois. In 2017, 21.5 percent of reported accidents resulted in injuries. 998 crashes resulted in fatal injuries that same year.
Car crashes happen all the time and often leave victims with serious injuries. Recovering from these damages can be a long and frustrating process. Injured parties should turn to a qualified Illinois car crash attorney to discuss possible compensation.
The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. can help you recover deserved compensation. We can help investigate your case and determine who is liable for your injuries. Contact our law offices at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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