Rockford, IL (April 7, 2020) – An automobile accident took place at the intersection of 15th Avenue and Christina Street in Rockford on Tuesday evening at approximately 7:00 p.m. According to reports, a vehicle crashed into a city bus. There were injuries as a result of the accident but it is unknown how severe the injuries were.
Authorities with the Rockford Police Department were on the scene to help the injured parties and block off the accident while they investigated. The RPD still continues to investigate how the crash transpired.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Accidents In Rockford
Driver error is the cause of 95% of all accidents in the country and traffic accidents are the number one reason for personal injury in the country. There are many reasons for car accidents including inebriation, drowsy driving, and driving while distracted. Distracted driving is a serious problem in the country and accounts for more than 1,060 injuries every year in the United States.
Victims who have sustained injuries from an accident that was not their fault deserve to have their legal rights protected. The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are Janesville automobile accident attorneys who will fight on your behalf so you receive a fair settlement.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will help you with your personal injury claim. We will answer all of your questions along the way. Call us today to set up a 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 will help 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.