Janesville, WI (April 17, 2020) – A multi-vehicle accident took place on I-90 eastbound at mile marker 174. There were injuries confirmed as a result of the crash but the number of injured parties and the severity of the injuries were not reported.
Authorities with the Janesville Police Department were on the scene as well as Janesville Fire and Rescue. There were two ambulances called to the scene to provide aid to the injured parties. The incident took place on Friday at approximately 5:09 p.m.
The cause of the crash is unknown and authorities continue to investigate.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Serious Car Crashes In Janesville
Every day the country has approximately 135 million cars on the road and each year experiences more than 6 million traffic accidents. In 95% of all crashes driver behavior is to blame. Reckless driving, distracted driving, driving while drowsy are some of the most common reasons for crashes. Texting while driving is extremely dangerous, yet one in three people report that they do it. Statistically, a driver is 23 times more likely to be involved in a crash they are texting.
After you have been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you deserve to have your legal rights protected. Damages including missed wages, pain and suffering, mental distress, and medical expenses add up fast. The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are Janesville automobile accident attorneys who will look out for your best interests and work to help you obtain the highest amount of compensation.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will guide you and answer all of your questions during the personal injury claim process. Call us today to discuss your situation during a completely free consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 243-9686 for residents of Illinois. One of our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys is looking forward to helping you with your personal injury claim.
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Disclaimer: As members of the local 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. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.