Rockford, IL (November 10, 2019) – Authorities have confirmed that an accident took place during the early afternoon hours on Sunday, November 10.
The incident resulted in many injuries, however, the severity of the injuries are not known. Police have not identified the injured parties.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Church Street and Jefferson Street at approximately 1:30 p.m. Many ambulances rushed to the scene to provide aid to the injured parties. Significant traffic delays resulted from the accident.
The authorities have not provided a cause for the accident and are still investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Serious Accidents In Rockford
Every year almost 2.5 million people suffer debilitating injuries from car accidents. One car accident will occur in the country every 14 seconds. Every 12 minutes a traffic accident will result in a fatality. Many severe injuries are associated with car accidents including whiplash, traumatic brain injury, paralysis, lacerations, bruises, and immense emotional distress. It is known that the best way to reduce the risk of injury and to reduce the severity of injuries in a car accident is to wear a seatbelt. Yet, 1 in 7 people report they don’t wear a seatbelt while driving.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices know that victims who are recovering from injuries need compensation to help them recoup lost wages, medical expenses, property damages, and for their pain and suffering. We are committed to providing the best legal services to victims of accidents who are our fellow residents in Wisconsin and Illinois. When you sustained injuries from an accident that was not your fault, the Janesville serious injury attorneys at Alexander J. Smith will fight for you to see your full legal justice.
The lawyers at the 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. One of our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys will answer all of your questions during the free consultation.
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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.