Chicago, IL (June 20, 2020) – Two people were injured, one critically, following a crash in Chicago on Tuesday, June 16th. The site of the crash was reportedly located at the corner of Pulaski Road and 63rd Street. A white Dodge van reportedly collided with a gray sedan turning onto 63rd Street.
The 36-year-old man driving the van was transported to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois for treatment of a broken leg and fractured ankle. The 33-year-old man was taken to the same hospital in critical condition.
Local authorities are continuing to investigate the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Intersection Crashes in Illinois
Intersection crashes are the second largest category of car accidents. They account for nearly 40% of reported accidents each year. Annually, 20% of fatal collisions occur at intersections in the United States.
What you do the moments after an accident is of critical importance. Many crash victims are unsure of how to get the compensation they need to recover after a serious accident. In some cases, injured parties can consult with a qualified Illinois car crash attorney to discuss their next steps to take.
When you or a loved one is injured, it’s extremely serious. At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we understand this, and it forms our entire approach. If you’ve been unfairly injured in a car accident, contact our offices today at (312) 425-0401.
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