Rockford, IL (February 20, 2020) – A traffic accident took place on Thursday morning at the corner of North Main Street and Whitman Street. Sources reported that one of the vehicles in the accident was a school bus.
There were multiple injuries as a result of the crash. It is unknown how severe the injuries sustained were.
The Rockford Police Department and EMS were called to the scene. Sources have not confirmed if any of the injured parties were transported to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The RPD is investigating what factors played a role in causing the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Accidents In Rockford
All over the country accidents take place every day. We have a large population of drivers and approximately more than 135 million vehicles on the road every day. Out of the estimated 6 million accidents that take place each year, 2.35 million people will sustain serious, debilitating injuries that will affect them for the long-term. There were 311,679 crashes in Illinois in 2017 and 21.5% were injury crashes.
The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices care about victims of accidents who were injured. Our team of Janesville personal injury attorneys will fight aggressively on your behalf to protect your legal rights.
The Janesville automobile accident injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will review the details of your accident and provide you with a pathway forward towards obtaining a fair settlement. 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. Our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys will see to it that your best interests are represented.
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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.