Chicago, IL (April 17, 2024) – Three people were transported to the hospital following an accident that occurred in the early hours of Tuesday morning in the Grand Crossing neighborhood of Chicago.

Police report that an unidentified man in a Ford SUV ran a red light after midnight and collided with a Chevrolet sedan at an intersection in the 1300 block of East 75th Street. The SUV driver fled the scene of the collision. EMTs transported a female passenger who sustained serious injuries to the University of Chicago Hospital. The sedan’s driver and another passenger were also transferred to U of C with injuries, though their current conditions are unknown. No additional information was provided, but an investigation is ongoing.

Our thoughts are extended to the injured victims and their loved ones. We hope for their full recovery at this time.

Injury-Causing Crashes in Chicago

Every day, thousands of vehicles are involved in collisions on the highways of the United States, including the thoroughfares and expressways of Chicago. Many of these collisions can be classified as ordinary fender-benders, which typically lead to minor injuries and minimal property damage that typically resolves without further action. However, far too many collisions result in fatalities or serious injuries as a result of another driver’s carelessness.

You are, fortunately, entitled to seek restitution and monetary compensation for injuries sustained in a car accident resulting from the negligent or unlawful conduct of another driver. Accident victims involved in a vehicle accident in Illinois ought to promptly consult legal representation.

After an accident, the Romaker Law Firm’s team of knowledgeable, empathetic personal injury attorneys in the Chicago area is at your disposal to address any questions. If you have suffered injuries or lost a loved one as a result of another driver’s negligence in a preventable car accident, do not hesitate to pursue the justice you are entitled to.

To schedule a free consultation as soon as possible, contact the auto accident attorneys at the Romaker Law Firm in the Chicago area today. For over two decades, we have assisted Illinois state citizens and Chicago residents in obtaining the just compensation they require to cover their losses following a collision.

Contact our car accident lawyer in Chicago at 312-377-7000 to learn more about how to move forward after an auto accident that’s occurred through no fault of your own. You and your family deserve justice after a crash has turned your lives upside-down.

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