A I-55 crash near Bolingbrook involved 9 vehicles and led to several people being injured.
This crash near Bolingbrook occurred on Friday (September 25, 2020) afternoon. As seen in a picture of the accident scene, the crash involved at least one vehicle rollover.
An excerpt regarding this traffic accident, from the September 25, 2020 ABC7Chicago.com article (with video) titled “I-55 northbound lanes near Veterans Parkway reopen after several injured in multi-vehicle crash“:
The accident involving nine vehicles happened just before 5 p.m. near mile marker 265.5, ISP said.
Traffic is being diverted off the interstate via the Scale House exit while they conduct a crash investigation, officials said. They are also asking people to slow down and seek an alternate route if possible.
Several people were injured during this crash near Bolingbrook. These injuries were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this I-55 traffic accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.
The cause of the accident summarized above does not appear to be publicly disclosed at this time. There can be many causes of expressway accidents. In Will County, two of the primary expressways are I-55 and I-80.
I-80 traffic accidents are further discussed on the “I-80 Traffic Accidents In Will County” page. As discussed on that page, there have been many expressway accidents on I-80, including those that have led to serious accident injuries. Many of these injuries have been life-threatening in nature, and various injuries have led to fatalities.
For those who have been injured due to the negligent actions of others, injury compensation may be available. This compensation is often attained through the filing of a personal injury lawsuit.
Reasons for filing a personal injury lawsuit after being hurt in an accident are further discussed on the “Lawsuits Over Will County Vehicle Accident Injuries” page. Adequate compensation often becomes a primary concern for those that have been injured due to an accident that was not their fault.