Rockford, IL (April 15, 2020) – A crash reportedly took place in Rockford, Illinois at the intersection of Kishwaukee Street and 15th Avenue. The collision was reported on Tuesday, April 14th. There were confirmed injuries at the scene.
Officials from the Rockford Police Department responded to the site of the accident. Initial reports revealed that the accident involved a van and a black vehicle. At this time, the cause of the crash and the severity of the resulting injuries weren’t disclosed.
RPD is currently investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Intersection Crashes
Intersections are, by far, one of the most common locations of serious crashes. An astounding 40 percent of accidents take place at intersections each year. These accidents are responsible for 50 percent of injury crashes and 20 percent of accidents resulting in fatal injuries.
Congested intersections are a hotspot for serious crashes for a number of reasons. The leading causes of intersection crashes are inattentive or negligent drivers. In some cases, injured parties can recover lost compensation with the help of an Illinois car crash attorney.
The legal team at Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. can help you recover the full value of your claim. We will fight for your right to compensation after a collision. Contact our law offices at 312-386-7683 to see how we can help.
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