Rolling Meadows, IL (May 10, 2020) – There were reported injuries following a pileup collision in Rolling Meadows, Illinois on Sunday, May 10th. The crash occurred on IL-53 NB south of Northwest Highway at around 12:30 p.m. Five vehicles were reportedly involved in the accident.
According to initial reports, one of the vehicles involved was an SUV hauling a car that carrier that was sideswiped by another vehicle. Multiple lanes on the roadway were closed following the accident. One female at the scene was hospitalized for the treatment of injuries sustained in the crash.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is being handled 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 Illinois, 281,788 reported motor vehicle collisions were reported in 2011. That’s nearly 772 crashes happen each day on average. Of these accidents, 84,172 resulted in injuries.
If you’ve been injured in a car crash, you have the right to pursue a negligence claim for your injuries. Anyone who gets behind the wheel has to exercise reasonable care to obey the traffic laws of the State of Illinois. Failure to do so may constitute negligence and give rise to a claim for lost damages.
A qualified Illinois car crash attorney can help injured victims protect their legal rights after an accident. Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. can bring our comprehensive knowledge to represent clients in nearly all types of personal injury cases. If you’ve been injured by a negligent driver, call us today at 312-386-7683.
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