Woodstock, IL (June 10, 2020) – Two teens were injured in a single-vehicle crash in the Woodstock area on Monday, June 8th. The collision took place at the 10500 block of Charles Road. According to local reports, the driver of a 2006 Mitsubishi Raider was reportedly attempting to pass some cars on the road when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole.
The Mitsubishi’s passenger, a 15-year-old Harvard girl, was transported by helicopter to Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The driver, a 17-year-old girl, was transported to Northwestern Hospital in Woodstock. The cause of the accident is not known at this time.
Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Illinois
An average of 772 crashes occurred daily across Illinois in 2011. In these accidents, 84,172 people suffered injuries. Of those injured, 11,942 sustained 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 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 312-386-7683 to see what we can do for you.
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