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Lincolnwood, IL – Eight Hospitalized in Multi-Vehicle Crash at Touhy & Crawford Aves

Lincolnwood, IL - Eight Hospitalized in Multi-Vehicle Crash at Touhy & Crawford Aves

Lincolnwood, IL (June 10, 2022) – Officials reported that ten persons were hurt in an accident that took place on Friday afternoon, June 10, in the northern Chicago suburb of Lincolnwood.

Lincolnwood Police Department officials totally shut down the junction of Touhy Avenue and Crawford Avenue for their investigation. Five passengers were reportedly traveling in one of the vehicles involved, and though at least one other driver was also involved, the circumstances regarding the cause of the incident are still unknown.

A spokesperson for the fire service said that eight people were sent to local hospitals for treatment, and at least some had sustained critical injuries. Two others were evaluated and released at the scene.

The police have not provided any additional information on the crash’s circumstances. The wreck is under active investigation at this time.

Our best thoughts and wishes go out to the wounded victims and their families. We wish for their complete and speedy recovery.

Lincolnwood-Area Injury Vehicle Accidents

According to figures gathered by traffic experts at the Federal Highway Administration, well over two million accidents occur annually on main highways and at intersections. The great majority of these crashes are caused by either reckless or left-turning motorists who fail to yield right of way. What’s more, per the latest data supplied by authorities, around 45% of all automobile accidents in the United States occur at these bustling intersections.

Sadly, Cook County has a high prevalence of motor vehicle accidents, most of which occur near crossings with a significant volume of pedestrian and vehicle traffic. In addition, state officials have disclosed that around 27% of all car accidents in Illinois occur on busy roadways in and around the Chicago metropolitan area.

Worse still, if another person’s irresponsibility is the cause of an accident victim’s injuries, the victim still winds up paying for it in every sense of the word. In the aftermath of an accident, victims often must traverse a treacherous road riddled with crippling mental and financial stress as well as costly medical expenses.

Thankfully, a person has the legal right to submit a claim for financial compensation in Illinois if they are injured due to another driver’s negligent or reckless driving. Consequently, it’s essential that those victims who have been injured as a consequence of an accident occurring through no fault of their own must employ the services of a seasonal Chicagoland-area personal injury attorney.

The lawyers at D&W Law Group have an extensive understanding of the complexities related to the Illinois judicial system. After you’ve been affected by a serious multiple-vehicle accident that was not your fault, the personal injury attorneys at our office will work tirelessly to help you and yours, and you can lean on our vast understanding of the state’s personal injury laws. We are well-acquainted with all the elements necessary to file a successful injury claim, and we will stop at nothing to defend your rights.

Please call D&W Law Group by contacting 312-888-8888 for further information. Our committed Chicago personal injury lawyers are prepared to investigate the many legal options accessible to you, aid you in arranging the facts of your case, and assist you in pursuing justice as soon as it is possible.

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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