Rockfod, IL (January 14, 2020) – Sources are reporting a vehicular accident that resulted in injuries at approximately 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening.
The incident took place at the intersection of Kishwaukee Street and Oak Street. It is believed there were multiple parties that sustained injuries in this accident. The severity of the injuries has not been made public at this time.
The Rockford Police Department and the Rockford Fire and Rescue were on the scene. Some traffic delays resulted from the authorities tending to the victims and investigating the crash.
The details of how the crash occurred have not been released. The RPD is still investigating and will provide more information once their survey is complete. Avoid the area if possible.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Vehicular Accidents In Rockford
There are more than 6 million accidents in the country each year and many factors are to blame. Reckless driving is a leading cause of crashes in the country. Reckless driving can come in many forms. Some of the most common include using one’s device while behind the wheel. Sadly, one in three people texts while they drive. A driver who is texting while driving is 23 times more likely to have a crash. Car accidents are the leading cause of personal injury in the United States.
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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.