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Rockford, IL (January 2, 2020) – The authorities have confirmed that a serious accident took place around 5:20 p.m. on Thursday.

The incident, which occurred at Springfield Avenue and Montague Road, close to the Lowes Distribution Center in Rockford, resulted in at least two individuals sustaining injuries. The extent of the injuries and the identities of the victims have not been released by the Rockford Police Department.

The authorities secured the scene and asked the public to avoid the area while the investigation took place. It is unknown what caused the crash but the RPD is still analyzing the details of the crash.

Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.

Serious Car Crashes In Rockford

Rockford, IL - Serious Crash Leaves Two Injured At Springfield Ave & Montague Rd.Many serious accidents take place each year in the country, it is estimated that more than 6 million accidents occur somewhere in the country annually.  More than 3 million people will sustain injuries from traffic accidents and over 2 million of these injuries will be catastrophic. Inebriation, speeding, and reckless driving are the leading factors for traffic accidents.

Time away from work with missed wages, pain and suffering, mental distress, and medical expenses for injury treatment are all factors that victims face after a serious accident. It is important to obtain the highest amount of compensation to help manage these negative outcomes. Those that have an experienced lawyer help them with their personal injury claim have a higher likelihood of obtaining the most compensation after an accident. The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are the Janesville automobile accident attorneys you want on your side when you are seeking legal justice. 

The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will take on the insurance companies for you and fight to protect your legal rights. We will review your accident experience and provide you with options to move forward with a personal injury claim. Call us today to discuss your situation during a completely 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 and work with you so your best interests are represented.

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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.