Rockford, IL (December 17, 2019) – A major head-on car crash took place near the 1000 block of Kishwaukee Street near Kishwaukee Court that injured six people. The accident happened on Tuesday night and involved three vehicles.
The Rockford Police Department, the Rockford Fire Rescue Units were on scene as well as other emergency first responders. There were at least four ambulances reported at the scene.
According to Rockford Fire, an extrication from one of the vehicles was required for at least one victim. The RPD reported that there were three cars in the multi-vehicle crash and 6 people were injured requiring transportation to the local hospital for treatment.
The RPD has not reported what factors lead to the accident and are still investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Serious Multi-Vehicle Car Crashes In Rockford
There are quite a few disastrous outcomes that can come from serious car crashes including traumatic brain injury, whiplash, paralysis, lacerations, and bruises to name a few. The country experiences many traffic accidents each year and they are very expensive. The United States spends an estimated $871 billion from crashes every year. There are more than 6 million car accidents that take place around the nation with around 2 million resulting in devastating injuries.
After a serious accident that results in injuries, victims should seek representation by an experienced legal professional who will help them obtain the highest amount of compensation for their damages. The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are Janesville automobile accident attorneys who will fight on your behalf to protect your legal rights. Your best interests must be protected when you are recovering from injuries, and we will work to see to it that they are.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are here to help you with your personal injury claim. We will guide you through the personal injury claim process and 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) 2439686 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.