Schaumburg, IL (November 24, 2020) – A crash in Schaumburg on Sunday evening, November 22, left three people injured.
Reports from the Schaumburg Police Department revealed that the accident occurred at around 5:09 p.m. Two vehicles reportedly collided near the intersection of Rodenburg Road and Irving Park Road. According to local sources, one vehicle was turning west onto Irving Park Road from northbound Rodenburg Road at the time of the accident.
The turning vehicle was struck by another car. All three occupants of the two vehicles were taken to a nearby medical facility for the treatment of sustained injuries. One of the injured parties reportedly had life-threatening injuries.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersection Crashes in Illinois
Intersections are involved in a significant number of car crashes across the country. Despite the fact that intersections only account for a small percentage of roadways in the United States, they are the site of nearly 40% of reported car crashes. According to the Federal Highway Administration, there are more than 2.5 million intersection accidents reported each year across the country. Nearly half of the crashes resulting in injuries occur at intersections.
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