Peru, IL (June 16, 2020) – Two people were left injured following a multi-vehicle crash in Peru on Monday, June 15th. The collision reportedly occurred on IL-251 at around 6 p.m. At least five vehicles were involved in a crash after one vehicle collided head-on with another car.
Two people at the scene were hospitalized for treatment following the accident. No other injuries were reported. No updates on the conditions of injured parties are known at this time.
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.
Illinois Car Crashes
There were 281,788 car accidents reported in Illinois in 2011 alone. In those crashes, 84,172 people reportedly suffered injuries. That means nine people were injured in a wreck per hour across the state.
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 an Illinois 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 877-930-2551 to discuss your case today.
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