Chicago, IL (June 13, 2020) – There were confirmed injuries resulting from a crash in Chicago on Friday, June 12th. The collision occurred on the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-94) near 87th Street. Officials from the Illinois State Police were called to the scene at around 3:30 p.m.
Two northbound lanes on I-94 were closed due to the accident. At least one person at the scene suffered injuries in the crash. The injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Chicago Car Accidents
There were a total of 311,679 reported collisions across Illinois in 2017. Of these crashes, 21.5% resulted in injuries. That is nearly 66,889 collisions where at least one person sustained injuries.
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 claim. Contact our offices today at 312-386-7683 to discuss your case today.
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