Chicago Police Driver in Hit-and-Run

Chicago Police Searching for Hit-and-Run Driver CHICAGO, Ill. — Chicago police investigators from the Major Accident Investigation Unit have requested the public’s assistance in identifying the operator of a Dodge Journey sports utility vehicle that struck a pedestrian and took off from the scene of the crash. According to WGN 9 TV, the pedestrian who was…

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Technology Causes Spike in Pedestrian Deaths

Pedestrian deaths have reached their highest levels in thirty years and stakeholders, meaning states, cities, towns, and safety organizations are trying to figure out why. Many factors could play into the answer, but one element of society present today that was hardly a consideration a generation ago is the ubiquitous use of cellphones. Cellphone usage…

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Occupants of Vehicle That Went into River Seriously Hurt

PONTIAC, Ill. — A bystander assisted Illinois State Police in pulling a woman from the wreckage of a Jeep sports utility vehicle that went off of Interstate 55 and into the Vermilion River. Callers to emergency lines reported the incident in the early afternoon according to NBC Chicago. A child suffered critical injuries in the event….

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Hit-and-Run Crash in Chicago’s Northwest Side

CHICAGO, IL- The chicago.suntimes.com writes that a driver struck a 75-year-old man on Chicago’s Northwest side at about 5:35 in the evening on January 21, 2019. The driver, identified as male, hit the victim while driving on North Cicero Avenue and then fled the scene of the accident.* The victim was transported to the Illinois Masonic…

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Collapsed Lung Settlements in Illinois

Automobile Accident Attorneys for Collapsed Lung Injuries in Illinois A collapsed lung is one type of serious injury that can occur in a car accident. The condition, also called pneumothorax, can be life-threatening if the car accident victim does not receive prompt and appropriate care. What Causes a Lung to Collapse During an Auto Accident?…

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