Morris, IL (June 17, 2020) – There were three people injured following a head-on collision in Morris on Sunday, June 14th. The accident occurred on I-80 EB at around 9:30 p.m. According to reports from the Illinois State Police, one driver lost control of their vehicle somewhere between Morris and Seneca, Illinois and veered into oncoming traffic.
A second vehicle was struck by the other vehicle, which then overturned and left the roadway. The driver of the first car was airlifted to a hospital in critical condition. The driver and passenger of the second vehicle were injured and transported to a nearby medical facility.
Local authorities are currently investigating the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Illinois Car Crashes
In 2011, 84,172 people were injured in car crashes across Illinois. That means nine people were injured every hour in collisions that year. Of those injured, more than 11,000 suffered debilitating injuries.
Dealing with the aftermath of a serious crash in Illinois 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 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 in Illinois for our clients. Give us a call today at (312) 425-0401 to see what we can do for you.
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