Rockford, IL (April 24, 2020) – A car accident involving a bicyclist took place in the evening around 6:00 p.m. in Rockford. The incident was reported to have occurred near the intersection of Lapey Street and Sawyer Road. According to reports, a vehicle hit a bicyclist. The bicyclist was injured as a result of the crash but the severity of their injuries was not reported.
The Rockford Police Department and Rockford Fire and Rescue were on the scene. It is believed that the driver stayed at the scene until the authorities arrived.
The RPD is investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Accidents In Rockford
At any time there are more than 135 million vehicles on the roads across the United States. Every day in the country, car accidents take place, and each year more than 3 million people will be injured as a result of vehicle accidents. There are many reasons why accidents happen, some of the most common causes are distracted driving, speeding, and intoxication.
You deserve and need to obtain as much compensation as you can if you sustained injuries from an accident that was not your fault. It is important to have the resources to get the care you need to heal. The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices understand this and our team of Janesville serious injury attorneys will work with you and fight on your behalf so that you receive a fair settlement.
Call the Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys Alexander J. Smith Law Offices today to schedule a consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 243-9686 for residents of Illinois.
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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.