Rockford, IL (May 30, 2020) – Authorities in Rockford were called to the scene of a crash with serious injuries on Thursday, May 28th. The crash reportedly occurred at the intersection of Charles Street and 20th Street at around 12:45 p.m. At this time, the details currently available about the accident are limited.
Local authorities reported that the crash involved serious injuries. The extent of the damages isn’t known at this time. The intersection was closed for some hours after the incident as investigators were present.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Crashes
There were 281,788 vehicle collisions reported in Illinois in 2011. That year, an average of nine people per hour were injured in a car crash statewide. Of those injured, 11,942 people suffered debilitating injuries that left them unable to walk.
In order to recover compensation after a crash, you have to determine that the negligence of another party directly contributed to your injuries. This can be difficult on your own. An experienced Illinois personal injury lawyer can help you construct a strong case and make sure your legal rights are secured.
When you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a car crash, or in any way by the negligence of another person, it’s important to protect your rights. At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we believe in providing top-quality legal representation to all our clients to increase their chances of a successful personal injury claim. Contact our offices today at (312) 425-0401 to discuss your case today.
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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.