Machesney Park, IL (April 23, 2020) – Local sources in Machesney Park, Illinois reported a crash with injuries on Wednesday afternoon, April 22nd. There were confirmed injuries at the scene, but the severity and number of injuries aren’t currently known. It’s believed that more than one person was injured in the crash.
Authorities were called to the site of the accident at the intersection of North Perryville Road and Hutchins Road at around 1:30 p.m. At this time, the cause of the accident is unknown. No further updates have been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Accidents
Each year, there are hundreds of thousands of crashes reported in Illinois. There were 311,679 reported crashes in the state in 2017, with 21.5 percent resulting in injuries. 998 of those accidents were fatal, accounting for around 1 percent of reported accidents.
What you do the moments after an accident is of critical importance. Many crash victims are unsure of how to get the compensation they need to recover after a serious accident. In some cases, injured parties can consult with a qualified Illinois car crash attorney to discuss their next steps to take.
When you or a loved one is injured, it’s extremely serious. At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we understand this, and it forms our entire approach. If you’ve been unfairly injured in a car accident, contact our offices today at 312-386-7683.
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