Rockford, IL (April 20, 2020) – Officials from the Rockford Police Department were called to the scene of a crash with injuries early Monday morning, April 20th. The collision occurred at around 7:30 a.m. at the intersection of E. State Street and Phelps Avenue. There were confirmed injuries, but their severity and number weren’t reported.
At this time, it’s not believed that any injured parties required hospitalization. The cause of the accident isn’t currently known.
Local law enforcement officials are currently investigating the cause of the accident. More details will be released as the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Illinois
There were 311,679 reported car accidents in Illinois in 2017. Of those accidents, 21.5 percent resulted in injuries, accounting for 66,889 collisions. 998 crashes reportedly resulted in fatal injuries.
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) 425-0401.
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