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Chicago, IL – Two-Driver Wreck, Injuries on I-88 at Randall Rd

Chicago, IL - Two-Driver Wreck, Injuries on I-88 at Randall Rd

Chicago, IL (January 25, 2023) – In the Algonquin area, an accident on westbound I-88 happened on Wednesday evening, and at least one person was seriously hurt in the accident.

Traffic on I-88 at Randall Road was completely obstructed at roughly 6:40 p.m. because of the accident. EMTs in Chicago have evacuated at least one person to a local hospital, but that patient’s condition is unknown at this time.

After the accident, traffic was held up for about two hours at a standstill. Authorities in Algonquin and Chicagoland were able to clean up and remove the debris by late evening as the investigation was still underway.

Our thoughts go out to the injured victims and their loved ones at this time.

Auto Accidents in the Chicago Metropolitan Area

According to state data, there were more than 95,000 vehicle accidents in Illinois last year. More than 900 catastrophic events resulted in the deaths of around 980 people. According to authorities, the primary causes of fatal car accidents are collisions with immovable objects, drunk or drugged driving, and excessive speed.

Nearly all of Cook County’s traffic fatalities and injuries occur at or near busy junctions. According to recent Illinois state data, the greater Chicago metropolitan region is the scene of more than a quarter of all traffic incidents.

Car accident victims must bear the brunt of other people’s carelessness. In addition to the growing medical bills, horrific physical injuries, and other financial problems, patients must cope with the stress and misery of mental anguish.

What’s more, these injuries may cause serious suffering or even death, and those who have been affected may be entitled to compensation. If you were not at blame for an incident, you should speak with a Chicago automobile accident lawyer as soon as possible.

You have the right to seek compensation and justice if you were hurt in an Illinois car accident due to another driver’s carelessness or inattention. As soon as possible after a vehicle accident, victims in Illinois should seek the assistance of a lawyer since it may be difficult to get full, fair compensation from the other driver or their insurance company without legal representation.

Our lawyers at D&W Law Group are well-versed in the subtleties of the legal system in our state so that we can present a credible accident claim. As soon as possible, you should contact our Chicago personal injury attorneys. Call 312-888-8888 if you’d like more information on how to set up a free consultation tailored to your specific requirements and accident claim criteria.

Our Chicago-area personal injury lawyers will carefully research all of your legal options, assist you in putting together the facts of your case, and move quickly to seek the justice you are entitled to. You or a member of your family may be entitled to compensation if you or a loved one has been wounded. We will do all we can to guarantee that your legal rights and those of your loved ones are safeguarded at this devastating time in your life.

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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