Chicago, IL (June 25, 2020) – Two people were injured in a crash in Chicago on Wednesday, June 24th. The collision occurred at the intersection of Michigan Avenue and E. 79th Street at around 12:30 a.m. The trooper’s vehicle was reportedly struck by another vehicle while in the process of a traffic stop.
Both the trooper and the driver of the other vehicle suffered injuries and were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. The driver of the stopped vehicle was not injured. No further updates on the accident are currently available.
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
An average of 772 crashes occurred daily across Illinois in 2011. In these accidents, 84,172 people suffered injuries. Of those injured, more than 11,000 suffered debilitating injuries that left them unable to walk.
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 Illinois car accident 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) 425-0401 to see what we can do for you if you have been injured in a collision.
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