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Chicago, IL – Two Women Hospitalized After Pedestrian Crash at Canal & Washington Sts

Chicago, IL - Two Women Hospitalized After Pedestrian Crash at Canal & Washington Sts

Chicago, IL (January 5, 2023) — Thursday’s rollover collision in the West Loop of the city left four people hospitalized, with two in serious condition, according to officers with the Chicago Police Department.

Near Canal Street and Washington Street at around 1:00 p.m., a Jeep heading westbound on Washington tried to make a left turn, according to Chicago police. The Jeep collided with a Dodge, causing the Dodge to lose control, flip, and strike two people walking on the sidewalk.

According to fire authorities, two pedestrians were reportedly propelled against a neighboring wall and sent to Northwestern Hospital in serious condition.

The driver and passenger of the Dodge were sent to Stroger Hospital, where they are in good condition and expected to recover.

There are currently no more specifics about the ongoing inquiry.

At this time, we’re hoping for the full recovery of all injured victims.

Rollover Accidents in Illinois

Rollover accidents are the most dangerous, even though any mishap might endanger the livelihoods of everyone involved. The likelihood that victims may have severe neck and head injuries when a car flips considerably rises.

Our Chicago law firm’s personal injury lawyers are aware of how traumatic these incidents can be for anybody inside a moving automobile. This is why we exert so much effort to aid in our customers’ recuperation.

Rollover accidents may be brought on by a variety of things, such as driver carelessness and faulty auto components. These incidents might have devastating effects on the victims, regardless of the reason. Injured people must deal with wage loss in addition to high medical expenses and significant property damage. If you suffered injuries in a car rollover brought on by someone else’s negligence, get in touch with an Illinois car accident lawyer to safeguard your legal rights.

A car often flips over after a collision because of the enormous force produced. For both drivers and passengers, this dramatically raises the risk of severe or catastrophic injuries.

Among the most hazardous characteristics of a rolling car are roof collapse, cracked windshields, and vehicle fires. Sadly, this suggests that victims may sustain serious injuries, such as full-body trauma and shattered bones, internal hemorrhage, organ damage, or even death.

If you were in a rollover accident, you can suffer permanent disabilities and have a difficult time recovering. You should not be responsible for any expenditures related with the incident if you did not cause it.

If you were hurt in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, speak with a lawyer right away. Call 312-888-8888 to schedule a free consultation that is catered to your unique requirements with the D&W Law Group. Our professional and sympathetic Illinois automobile rollover lawyers are ready to assess your legal options and assist you in swiftly obtaining justice.

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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