Rockford, IL (December 4, 2019) – Sources have confirmed a serious accident that took place during the afternoon hours on Wednesday in Rockford. The incident happened around 4:00 p.m. at the 2000 block of North Winnebago Street.
Reports indicate that at least one individual was ejected from their vehicle. Witness saw a person laying out on the roadway. According to the authorities a vehicle rolled over and multiple injuries resulted from the crash.
The severity of the injuries is unknown at this time. The cause of the accident has not been confirmed and police indicate that they are still investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Serious Accidents With Injuries In Rockford
When drivers and passengers aren’t wearing a seatbelt, they increase their risk for ejection from a vehicle by 30 times during an accident. Being ejected from a vehicle means severe injuries and in many cases, death. The state of Wisconsin sees many traffic accidents. In 2016, there were close to 130,000 crashes which resulted in over 31,000 injures in the state. That same year, there were almost 530 lives were lost.
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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.