Rockford, IL (February 5, 2020) – At approximately 7:40 in the morning, an accident occurred at the very busy intersection of East State Street and North Perryville Road. Two vehicles were reported to be involved in the crash and multiple injuries were reported. It is not believed that any of the harmed parties sustained life-threatening injuries.
It is unclear what lead to the crash, but this intersection is known for being dangerous. The Rockford Police Department blocked off the scene while they investigated the crash. The investigation is still ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Car Crashes In Rockford
Traffic accidents are very common in the United States with more than 6 million happening each year and sadly, over 2.35 million individuals will sustain serious, life-long injuries from these car accidents. Crashes cost the United States an estimated $871 billion each year. Out of all the crashes that take place each year more than 3 million are injury crashes making traffic accidents the leading cause of personal injury claims in the country according to the American Bar Association.
Injury crashes are expensive and stressful for victims. It is important to obtain the most compensation for damages when you have been injured in an accident. The Janesville automobile accident attorneys at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight on your behalf to protect your legal rights.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are here to help you with your personal injury claim. Call us today to set up a free consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 2439686 for residents of Illinois. Our knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys are looking forward to speaking with you.
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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.