Warsaw, IL (May 26, 2020) – A Warsaw man was killed following a single-vehicle collision on Monday morning, May 25th. The collision reportedly occurred near the intersection of E. County Road 1050 and N. County Road 650 at around 4:11 a.m. Joseph Krumey, 29, was reportedly driving a 2020 Hyundai Sonata when he lost control of his vehicle.
The Hyundai left the roadway and overturned. Krumey was injured in the crash and transported to a nearby medical facility. A passenger, Myron Beeler, 68, was killed in the accident.
Krumey currently faces charges for reckless homicide, aggravated DUI, and leaving the scene of a deadly traffic accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Myron Beeler at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Illinois Car Accidents
There were a total of 835 deadly car crashes reported in Illinois in 2011. These crashes resulted in 918 fatalities. That’s nearly two people being killed daily in car accidents.
Family members are often left reeling after a loved one’s life is tragically cut short due to the negligence of another. It’s natural to want to grieve, and pursuing a lawsuit is usually the least of their concerns. However, a lawsuit can potentially help your family recover financial compensation resulting from your devastating loss.
At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we take the utmost care and deliberation to do everything possible to obtain compensation for our clients. Our Illinois wrongful death attorneys can support your family through this difficult time and bring you some peace of mind. Contact our offices today at 312-386-7683 if you have unfairly lost a family member in a deadly accident.
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