Illinois: Need Legal Help Now?

Page 1 of 2

Complete DuPage County, IL accident reports and news.


Accidents in DuPage County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In DuPage County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in DuPage County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a DuPage County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential claim. Connect with an experienced DuPage County personal injury lawyer who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Thu, 01/19/2017 Car Accident Officer Raymond Murrel, 27, killed in crash on Cardinal Avenue in Bloomingdale, Illinois
Tue, 01/03/2017 Car Accident 2 paramedics, car driver injured in ambulance rollover at Aurora and Ogden avenues in Naperville, Illinois
Fri, 12/02/2016 Car Accident Domenic Andreoni, 30, Ali Erhaima, 32, and Shiva Inampudi, 40, killed in wrong-way car collision on Interstate 88 in Naperville, Illinois
Wed, 10/05/2016 Motorcycle Accident Johnny R. Williams, 39, killed in motorcycle crash at Commons Drive and Gabrielle Lane in Aurora, Illinois
Mon, 08/22/2016 Bicycle Accident Pamela French, 55, killed in bicycle collision at North Oak Street and Ravine Road in Hinsdale, Illinois
Wed, 08/03/2016 Truck Accident Man critical after wrong-way head-on collision between SUV, semi on Route 83 near Elmhurst, Illinois
Tue, 05/10/2016 Truck Accident UPS driver Glenn Dantuma, 61, dies in tractor trailer crash on Tri-State Tollway (I-294) in Hinsdale, Illinois
Mon, 04/25/2016 Truck Accident Truck driver Daniel Garcia, 25, dies after rear-ending another truck on Interstate 88 in Naperville, Illinois
Mon, 02/15/2016 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian critically injured in collision at Route 59 and Meadow Lane in Warrenville, Illinois
Fri, 01/01/2016 Car Accident Mary A. Dziekan, 64, and Mark Maran Jr., 32, killed in head-on collision on Plainfield Road in Darien, Illinois
Tue, 12/08/2015 Car Accident Eleanor Spevak, 86, killed when her disabled vehicle is struck by pickup on 31st Street in Oak Brook, Illinois
Tue, 12/08/2015 Car Accident 18-year-old man seriously injured in wreck after second driver fails to yield at Ogden Avenue and Fort Hill Drive in Naperville, Illinois
Thu, 11/12/2015 Car Accident Janice Smith, 69, killed and 1 person seriously injured in head-on crash on 31st Street in Oak Brook, Illinois
Sun, 11/08/2015 Bicycle Accident Pedro Jimenez, 43, killed when car strikes bicycle at Route 83 and 16th Street in Oak Brook, Illinois
Sat, 11/07/2015 Pedestrian Accident Jose Flores, 39, struck and killed while attending family birthday party on 87th Street in Darien, Illinois
Fri, 10/30/2015 Bus Accident 12 students and Honda driver injured in school bus crash at Geneva and Purnell in Wheaton, Illinois
Fri, 10/23/2015 Pedestrian Accident Modesta De La Rosa, 86, killed by alleged hit-and-run driver Zehrudin Livadic, 51, on West Irving Park Road in Bensenville, Illinois
Sun, 09/13/2015 Car Accident Police Officer Steven A. Smith, 25, dead and three injured in wrong-way crash on I-294 and Cermak Road near Oak Brook, Illlinois
Mon, 08/31/2015 Bus Accident School bus and car crash near Naperville North High School in Naperville, Illinois
Tue, 07/21/2015 Car Accident Police officer injured when vehicle T-bones squad car on Meyers Road at 31st Street in Oak Brook, Illinois