Channahon, IL (September 30, 2020) – A serious collision was reported in the Channahon area on Monday night, September 28.
The collision reportedly occurred on Interstate 55 (US-6) near milepost 247 near Arsenal Road at around 7:30 p.m. Initial reports revealed that the crash resulted in confirmed injuries. Emergency responders and law enforcement officials were dispatched to the scene to assist with the accident.
The factors contributing to the crash have not been reported at this time. The northbound lanes of the highway were closed while investigators and paramedics were present. The severity and number of resulting injuries have not been made public at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Illinois
Serious car crashes take place every day across Illinois. In 2011 alone, there were 287,788 car crashes reported in the state, an estimated 772 collisions per day. That year, a total of 84,172 people were injured in Illinois car accidents, with nearly nine people being injured each hour. Of those injured, nearly 12,000 suffered debilitating injuries that left them unable to walk or perform routine tasks.
What you do the moments after an Illinois car accident is of critical importance, and injured victims have to make sure that they make the right decisions in order to recover the full value of their injury claim. Many crash victims are unsure of how to get the compensation they need to recover after a serious car accident in Illinois, and this can leave them feeling alone and confused. In some cases, injured parties can consult with a qualified Illinois car crash attorney to discuss their next steps to take to pursue a claim and recover deserved compensation.
When you or a loved one is injured, it is extremely serious, and action must be taken immediately. At /, we understand the claim process and how crucial it is for our clients, and it forms our entire approach. Our legal team will fight to make sure that you earn the compensation you deserve after being seriously injured in an Illinois car crash. If you have been unfairly injured in an Illinois car accident, contact our offices today at 312-386-7683 to discuss your case today.
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