Springfield, IL (April 24, 2020) – An accident was reported earlier today in Springfield. Authorities were called to the scene of the accident at around 5:31 p.m. on Friday, April 24th. Authorities reported to the scene to render aid to those involved in the collision.
According to local sources, the accident occurred at the intersection of I-72 EB and Veterans Parkway. The left lane on I-72 EB was blocked following the crash. At this time, the severity and number of resulting injuries are unknown.
Local law enforcement officials are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
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 more than 6.1 million crashes reported across the country. These accidents leave 3 million people and tens of thousands more dead. The aftermath of a serious car accident can’t be understated, and injured parties often have to deal with life-changing injuries along with other damages.
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.
Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.
Disclaimer: As members of the local Chicago and broader Illinois community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.