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Northbrook, IL – Multi-Vehicle Wreck & Injuries Reported on I-294/Tri-State Toll at Dundee Rd

Northbrook, IL - Multi-Vehicle Wreck & Injuries Reported on I-294/Tri-State Toll at Dundee Rd

Northbrook, IL (August 27, 2022) – On Saturday, August 27, two cars collided in reverse on a major road in the Northbrook neighborhood, just north of Chicago.

A significant number of police cars and emergency vehicles could be seen at the location of the collision, per news footage. At 4:20 p.m., officers from the Northbrook Police Department arrived at the scene of the incident on northbound Tri-State Tollway/I-294 near Dundee Road to begin their investigation. Reportedly, one wounded individual was taken by EMS to a hospital in the Chicago area.

The authorities have not disclosed any new information while continuing their investigation. The NPD, however, has asked that anybody with information on the event get in touch with them.

We are praying for a speedy and complete recovery for the people hurt in today’s multiple-car accident.

Fatal Automobile Crashes & Injuries in the Chicago Area

Police reports indicate that Illinois drivers were involved in almost 97,000 accidents in 2013. There have been almost 1,025 fatalities from these 910 occurrences. Regrettably, drunk driving, hitting a stationary object, and driving too fast are the three most common causes of fatal automobile accidents.

Most deaths and severe injuries in Cook County take place at high-traffic intersections and on four- and six-lane motorways. According to publicly available statistics, the Chicago metropolitan area accounts for more than a quarter of all traffic accidents in the state of Illinois.

The victims of vehicle accidents often bear the costs associated with the carelessness of others. Consequences to one’s mind and wallet from accidents are often disregarded in favor of the more obvious physical ones. Those who have experienced mental anguish as a direct result of the catastrophe may also seek compensation. Don’t wait to get in touch with a lawyer if you’re a Chicago resident who was unfairly hurt after a negligent motorist caused your car accident.

In Illinois, you have the right to seek compensation for injuries sustained in an auto accident caused by another party. Consult an Illinois personal injury lawyer if you suffered injuries in a vehicle incident. Without legal assistance, you may have problems obtaining a fair settlement with the insurance company of the irresponsible motorist.

Fortunately, the D&W Law Group has a considerable understanding of state and municipal law, so you can trust us to properly construct and examine your accident claim. If you’ve been in an accident in Chicago, Illinois, please contact our legal firm right away. Our first meeting together will never cost you anything. To reach a representative, call 312-888-8888.

If you were hurt in a car accident in Chicago, our personal injury attorneys would assist you in gathering evidence and determining what steps to take next. We will defend your and your family’s rights both within and outside the courts. Please be assured that despite the difficulties you are currently facing, we will continue to do all in our power to ensure that justice is done on your behalf. We understand the tough, frustrating aftermath of a car accident all too well; thus, we will exhaust every legal option to deliver the justice you deserve to you and yours.

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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