Romeoville, IL (July 30, 2020) – There were multiple injuries reported after a multi-vehicle collision in Romeoville. Officials from the Romeoville Police Department were dispatched to the scene of a crash involving three vehicles at around 2:16 p.m. The site of the crash was reportedly located near the intersection of IL-53 and Murphy Drive. Local reports revealed that the three vehicles involved in the collision were a red Chevrolet Traverse, a gray Honda CR-V, and a gray BMW X5.
At this time, the factors contributing to the collision have not been disclosed. The 58-year-old woman driving the Chevrolet was hospitalized, as well as the 33-year-old woman driving the Honda. Two passengers in the Honda, a 74-year-old man, and a 58-year-old woman, were also hospitalized. All four parties were transported to AMITA Bolingbrook Hospital by the Romeoville Fire Department for treatment.
At this time, no updates on the conditions of the injured parties have been provided. No charges have been filed.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is being conducted by local law enforcement officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in Illinois
People are injured and killed daily across Illinois. For many people, driving is the most dangerous thing that they do. The Illinois Department of Transportation tracks and records the collisions reported across the state each year. The data found that there were 281,788 reported collisions across Illinois in 2011. That is an average of 772 accidents happening each day. There were 84,172 people reportedly injured in the car crashes that year, with nearly nine people being injured every hour in vehicle collisions in 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, and many crash victims find themselves overwhelmed by the personal injury process. An experienced Illinois personal injury lawyer can help you construct a strong case, make sure your legal rights are secured, and ensure that the liable party is held accountable for their role in the accident.
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 is 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, and we have a proven track record helping crash victims obtain fair and full compensation to cover their damages after a crash. Contact our offices today at 312-386-7683 to discuss your case today and see what our team of Illinois car crash attorneys can do for you.
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