Rockford, IL (March 13, 2020) – An accident took place on Thursday on East State Street near North Bell School Road. Injuries were confirmed. The Rockford Police Department was on the scene assessing the damages.
It is not believed that the injuries were life-threatening but the type of injuries and their severity have not been reported. The cause of the accident was not released. The RPD continues to investigate.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Car Crashes In Rockford
There are more than 6 million crashes that take place every year in the United States and over 3 million people will sustain injuries. In 2011, the Illinois Department of Transportation reported that there over 770 accidents each day that year. Also in 2011, the state had 84,172 injured people from car crashes. With 9 people injured from traffic accidents every day in 2011, the state certainly was not lacking in traffic incidents.
If you have been injured in a traffic accident, you need to have your legal rights protected. Additionally, you deserve compensation for the injuries you sustained due to the actions of a negligent party. The Janesville automobile accident attorneys at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are known for fighting on behalf of our clients and winning fair settlements for them.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will guide you through the personal injury claim process and answer all of your questions along the way. 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 is looking forward to meeting with you and discussing 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.