Rockford, IL (March 21, 2020) – An accident that caused injuries took place during the afternoon on Saturday in Rockford. The Rockford Police Department was called out to the scene at West Riverside Boulevard and Huffman Boulevard.
The incident was called in at 4:45 p.m. The RPD asked the public to avoid the area while they worked the scene. It is unclear what caused the accident and the RPD continues to investigate.
The extent of the victims’ injuries is not known at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Crashes In Rockford
Every year there are 3 million injuries in the country from automobile accidents, making cars crashes the leading cause of injuries in the country. Illinois has its fair share of incidents as well. In 2017 the state had over 310,000 crashes of which over 65,000 were injury crashes. Many factors lead to serious crashes including distracted driving, speeding, or driving while intoxicated.
You deserve compensation when a negligent party caused you harm. The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices understand how difficult it is for victims to recover from significant injuries after their accidents. This is why we are known for fighting on behalf of victims so that they get a fair settlement. Our team of Janesville serious injury attorneys has your best interests in mind.
The lawyers at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will answer your questions and provide you with the guidance you need to build a strong and successful 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. 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.