Rockford, IL (November 12, 2019) – Authorities were called to the scene of a serious accident where multiple injuries were reported. The incident took place at approximately 2:00 p.m. in the eastbound lanes on Spring Creek near Parkview.
In addition to the police, a minimum of three ambulances came to help provide aid to the injured parties. Three vehicles were reported to have been involved, as well as, a semi-truck. The severity of the injuries is unknown but none of the injuries are considered to be life-threatening.
The eastbound, as well as the westbound lanes of Spring Creek between Parkview and the 251 on-ramps, shut down due to the severity of the accident and the wreckage.
The investigation into the cause of the crash remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Semi-Truck Accidents In Rockford
Accidents with multiple vehicles are serious and when a semi-truck has involved the risk for severe injuries is high. In 2010, there were 1.1 million large trucks on the roads. In 2009, 20,000 occupants in large trucks were injured in crashes. Trucks cause devastating damages in an accident. Large trucks often weigh more than 30 times that of a passenger vehicle.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight aggressively on your behalf when you have sustained serious injuries in an accident. Our team of Janesville semi-truck accident attorneys at Alexander J. Smith are committed to providing the best legal services to victims in Wisconsin and Illinois.
The lawyers at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are here to help you obtain a fair settlement when you have been injured. 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 answer all of your questions during the free consultation.
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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.