Rockford, IL (February 28, 2020) – An accident that resulted in multiple injuries occurred during the afternoon hours on Thursday. The incident took place at the intersection of 11th Street and Samuelson Road. The severity of the injuries was not reported.
An SUV and a patrol car from the Rockford Police Department and two vehicles from Rockford Fire and Rescue were on the scene. It was not confirmed if any of the injured parties required transportation to the local hospital.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Car Crashes In Rockford
Every year the United States reports more than 6 million accidents and 3 million people will sustain injuries. In 2017, the Illinois Department of Transportation reported that there were 66,889 injury accidents. Speed was a leading factor behind many of the crashes in the state that year accounting for 33.2% of all crashes. Approximately 87% of all crashes that year took place on dry roadways.
After you sustained injuries in a crash that was not your fault, you will need the most compensation possible to help you with your costs. Statistically, those who have the help of an experienced Janesville automobile accident attorney will obtain the highest amount of compensation for their claims. The team at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will look out for your best interests and fight for your legal rights.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will take on the insurance companies for you and not allow them to get away with paying you less than you deserve. 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 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.