Rockford, IL (November 6, 2019) – Authorities were called to the scene of a serious crash during the evening rush hour commute near Roscoe on Tuesday. A head-on collision occurred involving two vehicles around 6:00 p.m. The crash took place near IL-251 and Elevator Road.
There were injuries reported in the serious and violent crash. At least one ambulance was on the scene to provide aid to the most seriously injured parties. The local fire department was also called out to the accident to provide assistance. The identities of the injured parties have not been released. It is unknown if the injuries that were sustained in the crash were life-threatening.
The story is still developing and the authorities have confirmed the investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Head-On Collisions In Rockford
Head-on collisions are one of the most dangerous car accidents to be involved in. Only 2% of crashes are head-on collisions, but even though these types of accidents are rare they most often have devastating results. Approximately 10% of these accidents result in death. It is near impossible to walk away from one of these devastating crashes without injuries, and the most common include spinal injuries, brain injuries, and paralysis.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices care about those that have sustained serious injuries in car accidents. We know how difficult it is to recover and move on with your life particularly when you have injuries that can affect the rest of your life. The Janesville serious injury attorneys are committed to providing the best legal services for our fellow residents in Wisconsin and Illinois.
The lawyers at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight on your behalf so that you see your full legal justice. 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 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.