Rockford, IL (December 20, 2019) – During the morning of Friday, December 20th, an automobile accident occurred at approximately 8:00 a.m. near Halsted Road and North Central Avenue.
There were multiple vehicles involved in the crash. Reports of extensive damage to the vehicles were released and there were confirmed injuries. The amount of victims injured has not been reported, but it is clear that none of the victims suffered life-threatening injuries.
The North West Fire Department was on the scene along with officials from the Rockford Police Department. The RPD continues to investigate the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Serious Collisions In Rockford
In 2011, there were 84,172 people injured in car crashes in the state of Illinois. Almost 12,000 people suffered major injuries that rendered them unable to walk, drive and go back to living the life they used to live before their accident. Accidents are far too common not just in the state of Illinois but also in the country. In 2010, there were over 2 million people majorly injured in motor vehicle crashes according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are committed to providing effective legal representation to those who were victimized by the negligence of others in the states of Illinois and Wisconsin. It is physically and mentally challenging to recover from injuries and having to fight a legal battle for compensation shouldn’t be something you do alone. Our team of Janesville serious injury attorneys will work diligently on your behalf so that you see your full legal justice and obtain a fair settlement.
The lawyers at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight to protect your legal rights and take on the insurance companies so you can focus on healing. 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. One of our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys will help you with your personal injury claim.
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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.