Rockford, IL (April 4, 2020) – A two-vehicle collision in Rockford, Illinois on Thursday, April 2nd, left at least one person injured. The accident reportedly occurred at the intersection of Winnebago Street and Pierce Avenue. When authorities arrived at the scene, they found a white van on the side of the road that had been hit by a dark-colored SUV.
The SUV reportedly collided with the driver’s side of the van. The cause of the accident isn’t clear at this time and neither is the severity of the resulting injuries. The Rockford Police Department was dispatched to the scene to asses the damages.
An investigation into the accident is being handled by RPD.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Auto Accidents
There are more than 3 million people injured in 6.1 million crashes each year nationwide. There are hundreds of thousands of crashes reported in Illinois annually. In 2017, 21.5 percent of crashes in the state resulted in injuries.
Being injured in a car crash can be a life-changing event. In a matter of seconds, you can be severely injured after being hit by a reckless driver. The resulting damages can be devastating and leave you uncertain of your financial future.
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