Cartwright, IL (November 12, 2020) – Four people were hospitalized following a vehicle collision in Cartwright Township on Wednesday, November 11.
The site of the crash was reportedly located near the intersection of IL-125 EB and Glick Road. According to local reports, three vehicles were involved in the collision. For unknown reasons, one vehicle cut off another, causing the other two vehicles to collide and leave the roadway.
Four people at the scene sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the collision. The site of the crash was closed while investigators and paramedics were present. No updates on the conditions of the crash victims have been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is being managed 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 Accidents in Illinois
Serious car crashes happen daily across Illinois, leaving many residents seriously and sometimes fatally injured. According to statistics from the Illinois Department of Transportation, there were 281,788 car crashes reported across the state in 2011, with nearly 277 vehicle collisions taking place each year. That year, 84,172 people were injured in Illinois car crashes, an average of nine injuries taking place each year. Nearly 12,000 of those injured suffered life-changing or debilitating injuries.
Dealing with the aftermath of a serious Illinois car crash is a long and frustrating process, and many crash victims are unprepared to protect their rights. The financial impact of medical care, repair bills, and lost wages can be extremely disruptive to our lives and leave accident victims in a difficult financial and emotional situation. Unfortunately, when victims depend solely on insurance companies to recover lost compensation, they often feel even more alone and confused, making the situation even worse.
That is why you need a qualified Illinois car crash attorney fighting for your rights after being injured in an Illinois car accident. At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we take the utmost care and deliberation to do everything possible to obtain compensation for our clients, and we have a proven track record of helping the people of Illinois recover after a serious car accident. If you have been unfairly injured in an Illinois auto accident, give one of our qualified personal injury attorneys a call today at 312-386-7683 to see what we can do for you.
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