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Complete Springfield, IL accident reports and news.

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Accidents in Springfield result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Springfield crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Springfield accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Springfield wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Springfield Police Department;

Springfield Fire & Rescue Department;

Sangamon County Sheriff’s Office;

Springfield major hospitals include HSHS St. John's Hospital;

Sangamon County Superior Court;

Springfield real-time traffic report;

Illinois State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Springfield accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Springfield personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Springfield accident lawyer helps injured victims.

 

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type
Sat, 05/06/2017 Motorcycle Accident Justin Heath, 29, killed, Samantha Clard critically injured, and driver Doris D. Fisher, 46, charged in collision with motorcycle on North Dirksen Parkway in Springfield, Illinois
Tue, 02/14/2017 Car Accident Injury rollover collision reported at Spruce and Sixth in Springfield, Illinois
Sun, 02/05/2017 Pedestrian Accident 75-year-old man dies after car strikes him on Peoria Road in Springfield, Illinois
Mon, 12/26/2016 Car Accident Three people injured in car collision with ambulance on North Dirksen in Springfield, Illinois
Tue, 12/13/2016 Bus Accident Injuries reported in crash between minivan and bus at Jefferson and 11th in Springfield, Illinois
Fri, 10/07/2016 Pedestrian Accident Alta Durning, 93, killed in pedestrian collision on Sangamon Avenue in Springfield, Illinois
Sat, 09/17/2016 Motorcycle Accident Nathan M. Gulley, 17, and Isaiah M. Tuppince, 16, killed in motorcycle collision at Ninth Street and South Grand Avenue in Springfield, Illinois
Fri, 04/29/2016 Car Accident At least 1 injured in multi-vehicle head-on crash on MacArthur Boulevard in Springfield, Illinois
Tue, 09/08/2015 Truck Accident Mary Oldfield, 69, killed in collision with 18-wheeler on Interstate 72 outside of Springfield, Illinois
Sat, 07/18/2015 Drunk Driving William Joseph Jones Jr., 28, and Roderick Pickett, 25, killed when car strikes tree on South 4th Street in Springfield, Illinois
Mon, 06/29/2015 Motorcycle Accident William L. Minton, 45, dies when his motorcycle crashes at Veterans Parkway and J. David Jones Parkway in Springfield, Illinois
Thu, 06/04/2015 Drunk Driving Lindsey Sharp, 26, killed in pedestrian collision with alleged drunk driver Antoine Willis in Walmart parking lot on Sixth Street in Springfield, Illinois
Mon, 04/14/2014 Car Accident Linda S. Watts, 55, Arthur L. Newman, 78, injured, transported to hospital, after their van collides with a car, driven by Mari Moore, 47, at the junction of Illinois 97 and 125 near Springfield.