Rockford, IL (January 31, 2020) – Sources are reporting that there was an accident on Thursday afternoon around 1:20 p.m. The incident took place on the 1100 block of Rose Avenue in Rockford. A vehicle drove into a house near the intersection.
It is believed that the authorities were chasing the vehicle right before it hit the home, but this has not been confirmed. There was at least one person involved in the accident that sustained injuries. The Rockford Fire Department provided aid to the injured party and transported them to the local hospital for treatment.
Authorities are investigating the details of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Crashes With Injuries In Rockford
Every year in the United States there are more than 6 million automobile accidents and over 2.3 million people will suffer serious, debilitating injuries. Injuries from accidents involving cars are the most common cause of personal injury in the country. Wearing a seatbelt is a known way to reduce injuries as well as fatalities in a crash. When drivers and passengers wear a seatbelt they reduce their risk of death in an accident by 45 percent.
If you or a loved one has been in a crash that was not your fault and you were injured, the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices have the Janesville car accident attorneys you need to provide you with effective legal representation.
The Rockford personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices answer your questions, examine your case, and provide you with options to move forward with a personal injury claim. Call us today to set up a free consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 243-9686 for residents of Illinois. Our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys are looking forward to talking to you about your accident experience.
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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.