Na Au Say, IL (November 10, 2020) – There were multiple injuries reported following a collision in Na Au Say Township at around 2:18 a.m. on Sunday, November 8.
According to initial reports, the accident took place in the 2400 block of Van Dyke Road. Emergency responders and local law enforcement officials were called to the scene to render aid to the injured parties. Local sources revealed that 21-year-old Brandon M. Traband was driving a vehicle when three other passengers at the time of the crash.
For unknown reasons, the vehicle crashed on the roadway. Traband was transported to Morris Hospital for the treatment of sustained injuries. Traband’s three passengers, identified as 20-year-old Conor Jackson, 19-year-old Joshua Cabrera, and 21-year-old Jake Misch, were also hospitalized.
Traband was charged with driving under the influence. An ongoing investigation into the accident is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with Brandon M. Traband, Conor Jackson, Joshua Cabrera, Jake Misch, and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Drunk Driving Accidents in Illinois
Drunk driving is a serious safety concern across the nation, and statistics show that an estimated one out of every three people will be involved in a drunk driving collision at least once during their lifetime. An estimated 30 people are killed daily by drunk drivers in the United States, with someone dying every 50 minutes on average. More than 10,000 people are killed annually in DUI collisions nationwide. In 2016, 28% of traffic fatalities nationwide involved a drunk driver.
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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