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Chicago, IL – Multiple-Car Wreck, Injuries on I-90/94 at 31st St

Chicago, IL - Multiple-Car Wreck, Injuries on I-90/94 at 31st St

Chicago, IL (October 31, 2022) – At least one person was seriously hurt in a car accident on Interstate 90/94 in the Chicago region on Monday evening.

A major accident on I-90/94 Dan Ryan Outbound near 31st Street occurred at roughly 4:45 p.m. At least one patient was taken to the hospital by Chicago EMTs, but the patient’s status is currently unknown.

There were hours of backups due to the collision. Chicago PD investigators had already cleared the scene by late that night.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families. We hope for their full recovery.

Chicago-area Auto Accident Injuries

More than 96,000 people were hurt or killed in car accidents in Illinois last year, according to official statistics. More than a thousand horrific things happened, and almost 970 individuals lost their lives as a result. According to official reports, the leading causes of fatal car accidents are high speeds, impaired driving, and collisions with fixed objects.

In and around Cook County, the majority of traffic accidents happen at busy intersections. Recent state statistics reveal that the Chicago metropolitan area is home to more than a quarter of all auto accidents in the state of Illinois.

The negligent driver who causes an avoidable traffic collision must pay for the damages caused to the victim. This holds true regardless of how the discussion ends. In addition to skyrocketing medical bills, horrific injuries, and other financial worries, patients must deal with the stress and agony of mental anguish.

In the event that you or a loved one have suffered because of one of these diseases, you may be able to take legal action. If you have been in an automobile accident in Chicago and you were not at fault, you should contact a lawyer as soon as possible.

If you were hurt in an auto accident in Illinois that was the fault of another driver, you have the right to hold that person accountable and demand that they pay for your injuries in full. It is highly recommended that victims of vehicle accidents in Illinois see an attorney as soon as possible after their accident since doing so on their own may make it extremely difficult to obtain enough compensation from the drivers at blame or their insurance companies.

Our firm, D&W Law Group, is well-versed in the intricacies of the legal system in our state and can thus provide a compelling claim for financial compensation following an accident. Don’t waste any time before getting in touch with our Chicago accident attorneys. Call 312-888-8888 if you need answers concerning your accident claim or want to schedule a no-cost consultation.

It only takes a phone call to speak with one of our Chicago personal injury lawyers. We will look into your legal alternatives carefully, assist you in organizing the details of your case, and act swiftly to ensure that you receive the justice you deserve. At this difficult time, we pledge to do everything in our ability to ensure that your legal rights and those of your loved ones are protected and that you receive the compensation to which you are entitled.

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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