Rockford, IL (April 29, 2020) – On Monday night, April 27th, a crash ending in injuries took place in Rockford, Illinois. The collision occurred on the east side of the Morgan Street Bridge. There were confirmed injuries at the scene of the accident, but the severity of those injuries hasn’t been reported.
Authorities from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the scene at around 8 p.m. Emergency units were present to render aid to those injured in the collision. At this time, it’s unknown if anyone at the scene required hospitalization.
The crash investigation is currently being managed by RPD.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Accidents
Each year in Illinois, hundreds of thousands of crashes are reported statewide. In 2017, 21.5% of crashes resulted in injuries, with around 1% ending in fatal injuries. Tens of thousands of people are injured each year in car crashes in Illinois.
Crash victims often find themselves struggling to learn their rights in time to protect them after an accident. Generally, most people don’t have a complete understanding of state laws, insurance policies, or what procedures to follow after being injured in a crash. Luckily, you don’t have to pursue a personal injury claim on your own.
With a combined experience of more than a century in personal injury law, Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. has the knowledge and drive to achieve results for those injured due to the negligence of others. Our Chicago car crash attorneys are dedicated to helping people restore their lives after they have suffered serious accidents. If you’ve been injured, we encourage you to contact our law firm today at (312) 425-0401.
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