Effingham, IL (May 31, 2020) – A 26-year-old man was injured following a two-vehicle collision in Effingham on Wednesday morning, May 27th. Chase Kuhlman, 20, of Salem, Illinois reportedly crashed with another car driven by Shane Greear of Edgewood, Illinois. The accident occurred at the intersection of Banker Street and Fayette Avenue.
Officials were called to the scene of the accident at around 10:44 a.m. Greear sustained injuries and was transported to HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham for treatment. At this time, no citations have been issued.
Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with Shane Greear and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Car Crashes in Illinois
There was an average of 772 car accidents reported daily across Illinois in 2011. Around 84,172 people were reportedly injured in collisions across the state that year. Of those injured, 11,942 people suffered injuries that left them unable to walk or live their life as they once did.
Dealing with the aftermath of a serious crash is a long and frustrating process. The financial impact of medical care, repair bills, and lost wages can be extremely disruptive to our lives. Sadly, when victims depend solely on insurance companies, they often feel even more alone and confused.
That’s why you need a qualified Illinois car crash attorney fighting for your rights. At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we take the utmost care and deliberation to do everything possible to obtain compensation for our clients. Give us a call today at 312-386-7683 to see what we can do for you.
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