Oswego, IL (August 26, 2020) – Two people sustained injuries following a multi-vehicle collision in Oswego on Monday, August 24. Initial sources revealed that the accident occurred near the intersection of Plainfield Road and Woolley Road at around 5:32 p.m. that afternoon.
Local reports indicated that four vehicles were involved in the accident. Two of the drivers, identified as 57-year-old Alicia D. Carson of Oswego and 40-year-old Fanny Glaraza from Plainfield, Illinois, sustained injuries and were transported to a nearby medical facility for treatment. The other two drivers were uninjured in the crash.
At this time, the cause of the crash has not been reported. Initial reports revealed that the damage resulting from the accident was expected to exceed $1,500. At this time, no further updates on the conditions of the injured parties have been provided.
Local authorities are currently conducting an investigation into the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with Alicia D. Carson, Fanny Glaraza, and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Illinois
Catastrophic vehicle collisions are a serious concern across the country, including right here in Illinois. People are injured and killed daily in car accidents across Illinois, and car accidents often leave victims suffering from significant financial damages. There were 287,788 reported car accidents in Illinois in 2011, according to data from the Illinois Department of Transportation. That is an average of 772 crashes per day. A total of 84,172 people suffered injuries in these crashes, with nearly nine people being injured in Illinois car accidents hourly 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, 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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