Rockford, IL (February 28, 2020) – According to sources, an accident took place on Thursday and injuries were reported as a result. The incident in Rockford happened during the evening hours near West Riverside Boulevard and North Main Street. At least two people were injured in the crash.
It is believed the injuries are non-life threatening, although confirmation of the extent of the injuries and the types of injuries has not been confirmed. The factors which lead to the accident are still under investigation by the Rockford Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Car Crashes In Rockford
There were 311,679 traffic accidents in 2017 in the state of Illinois. According to the Illinois Department of Transportation, 21.5% of these crashes were injury crashes. That means that there were 66,889 injury crashes in 2017 alone. The majority of these crashes, 86.3% took place on dry roadways and 48.9% took place during the daytime.
When you have been in an accident that was not your fault, you must protect your legal rights. Missed wages, pain and suffering, mental distress, and medical expenses add up quickly. An experienced lawyer provides you with the best chance of obtaining a fair settlement in your case. The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are Janesville automobile accident attorneys who will look out for your best interests.
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. We will take on the insurance companies for you. 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.