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Chicago, IL – Injuries Recorded in Car Crash on I-90 at Lawrence Ave

Chicago, IL - Injuries Recorded in Car Crash on I-90 at Lawrence Ave

Chicago, IL (January 4, 2023) – As of Wednesday evening, January 4, it was reported that one person was hurt in a vehicle collision on Interstate 90 in the Chicago metropolitan region.

At around 3:25 p.m., a significant collision occurred on Kennedy Inbound near Lawrence Avenue. An EMS team from Chicago transported a patient to the hospital, but the patient’s status remains unknown.

The crash caused a two-hour delay, per authorities who responded to the scene. The Chicago Police Department finished its first check of the accident scene at around 5:00 p.m.

Although an inquiry has been initiated, no more information is currently available. Witnesses were asked to come forward if they had additional details to aid the investigation.

Our thoughts are extended to the injured victims and their loved ones.

Rate of Car Crashes in Chicagoland

In Illinois, at least 95,000 people were wounded, and 400 other victims died in vehicle-related accidents in 2017. There were around one thousand catastrophic events, and approximately 970 people perished as a result. Most fatal automotive accidents include excessive speeding, driving under the influence, or collisions with stationary objects.

Cook County motorists are involved in most accidents at or at major junctions. In addition, the greater Chicago area has been responsible for nearly 26% of all car accidents in Illinois during the last few years.

Everyone who receives injuries in a car collision that may have been prevented should investigate their legal possibilities thereafter. This is especially pertinent given that the patient’s growing medical expenditures, serious injuries, and other financial concerns compound his or her continued emotional pain and stress following a vehicle accident.

Thankfully, legal redress may be available if any of these issues has damaged you or a loved one. If you were injured in a collision that was not your fault, you should immediately contact an auto accident attorney in Chicago.

In Illinois, the injured individual has the legal right to seek compensation when the accident was not their fault. In addition, delaying conversations with the at-fault drivers and their insurance may complicate the reimbursement procedure.

D&W Law Group can assist accident victims in constructing solid claims for monetary compensation. Contact our legal office immediately if you have been involved in an accident in Chicago. Utilize the free consultation by contacting 312-888-8888 for additional information on submitting an accident claim.

Reach out to our Chicago office in order to talk with a personal injury attorney. We will assist you in weighing your legal options, gathering evidence, and acting swiftly to defend your interests and obtain a fair settlement.

In this sad moment, we will do all in our ability to safeguard your legal rights and the legal rights of your loved ones in line with the law, and we will fight hard to get the financial recompense that is properly yours.

Note: Our team of writers uses secondary sources, including news reports, police accident reports, social media posts, and sometimes eyewitness accounts, to compose these posts. Our firm has not independently verified any of the facts surrounding this particular accident, therefore, if you locate any information that is not correct, please let us know right away. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove a post upon request. 

Disclaimer: This is not a solicitation for business.  The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal advice or medical advice. If you or a loved one is injured in an accident, always seek medical assistance as soon as possible. The photo used in this post was not taken at the described accident scene.

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