Vermillion Co, IL (November 17, 2020) – There was a reported fatality following a vehicle collision in Vermillion County on Sunday, November 15.
The crash reportedly occurred on Perrysville Road. Local sources revealed that two vehicles were involved in the deadly crash. A juvenile involved in the collision reportedly suffered fatal injuries.
The cause of the accident has not been reported at this time. Emergency responders were present to render aid to the injured parties. The identity of the deceased victim has not been revealed.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Car Accidents in Illinois
Serious car accidents happen daily across Illinois, leaving many of the state’s residents suffering from serious and sometimes fatal injuries. Car crashes are the leading cause of death and serious injury to the state’s residents. There were 281,788 car accidents reported across the state in 2018 according to statistics from the Illinois Department of Transportation, an average of 772 collisions per day. That year, there were 835 fatal collisions resulting in the deaths of 918 fatalities in the state.
Family members are often left reeling after a loved one’s life is tragically cut short due to the negligence of another, and recovering can be a difficult battle for surviving family members who are left to pick up the pieces. It is only natural to want to grieve, and pursuing a lawsuit is usually the least of their concerns. However, an Illinois wrongful death lawsuit can potentially help your family recover financial compensation resulting from your devastating loss.
At Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd., we take the utmost care and deliberation to do everything possible to obtain compensation for our clients after they have suffered the loss of a dear family member. Our Illinois wrongful death attorneys can support your family through this difficult time and bring you some peace of mind while making sure that the at-fault party is held responsible. Contact our offices today at 312-386-7683 if you have unfairly lost a family member in a deadly Illinois car accident.
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Disclaimer: As members of the local Chicago and broader Illinois community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.