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Chicago, IL – Two-Vehicle Crash, Injuries on I-65 at 93rd Ave

Chicago, IL - Two-Vehicle Crash, Injuries on I-65 at 93rd Ave

Chicago, IL (October 13, 2022) – Several vehicles collided on I-65 in the Chicago area early on Thursday, October 13. This was confirmed by both the Illinois State Police and the Chicago Police Department.

Several individuals were hurt in the collision. According to local officials, police arrived at the scene of the collision at around 6:45 p.m., blocking the southbound side of I-65 and causing a traffic backup of over three miles while emergency services responded. Returning to the 93rd Avenue region, traffic was heavier than usual.

From what we can gather thus far, someone was seriously hurt and sent to the nearest hospital. Authorities were tight-lipped during the hour-long inquiry, and commutes were slowed significantly. A current investigation is still underway.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims, and we hope for their full recovery at this time.

Chicago’s Traffic Accidents and Injuries

Chicago is the third biggest city in the United States, with a population of three million. As a result, the heavy traffic volume in Chicago causes hundreds of car accidents yearly.

Despite the coronavirus epidemic, stay-at-home orders, and social isolation, traffic-related mortality increased. By 2020, the Illinois Department of Transportation predicts speeding will have increased significantly, placing more drivers in danger.

Several people were killed on the city’s roadways because of intoxicated drivers, high speeds, and other forms of irresponsible driving. For motorists, Cook County is the most hazardous area in Chicago.

That makes those who suffer harm in car accidents due to someone else’s carelessness more vulnerable. In many cases, they must also pay for their own medical care out of pocket. It’s not only the physical and financial toll of a catastrophic accident that may take its toll on a person’s mental health; the prospect of a lengthy road to recovery from excruciating pain can be traumatic in and of itself.

At least one of the following must be true in order to file a lawsuit: If you were hurt in a vehicle crash that wasn’t your fault, you should talk to a car crash lawyer in Chicago right once.

In Illinois, if an accident victim can prove that another driver’s carelessness or negligence caused or significantly contributed to their injuries, they may seek financial restitution. Hiring an attorney for an accident as soon as feasible is crucial if you want to receive a fair settlement from the insurance company or motorist who caused your accident in Illinois.

If you consult our team here at D&W Law Group, your chances of winning an accident claim increase dramatically. We’ve been local attorneys with seasoned backgrounds and an understanding of the area for a long time, so we know how the system works. To schedule a free consultation with one of our Chicago personal injury attorneys, please call 312-888-8888. Our first appointment will consist of us getting to know one another and discussing the details of your accident claim.

If you call us now, you may have your case reviewed at no commitment by one of our Chicago personal injury attorneys at an initial cost-free consultation. We’ll also provide a hand in collecting evidence and researching your legal alternatives so that justice may be served quickly. That is to say, we will do all in our power to safeguard your family’s legal rights at this difficult time.

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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