Antioch, IL (May 11, 2020) – A woman is in serious condition after being ejected from a golf cart in Antioch, Illinois on Saturday, May 9th. Emergency responders were called to the scene of the crash at the 24000 block of Beach Grove Road at around 7:20 p.m. When authorities arrived, a 48-year-old woman was found seriously injured.
Initial reports revealed that a 37-year-old Antioch man was driving a golf cart west on Beach Grove Road. For unknown reasons, the golf cart left the roadway and struck an embankment. The female passenger was ejected and suffered serious injuries, and she was transported to Advocate Condell Medical Center for treatment.
The driver was uninjured. The crash is currently being investigated by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Illinois Car Accidents
In 2011, there were an estimated 772 car crashes reported daily. That same year, 84,172 crashes resulted in injuries. That’s nearly nine people being injured each hour. Hundreds more lost their lives in car crashes that year.
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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