A Lisle I-88 collision occurred Thursday (March 4, 2021) morning. This Lisle I-88 collision involved a semi truck and an SUV. The collision led to one fatality and two people being injured and hospitalized.
This Lisle I-88 collision is discussed in a variety of media sources, including the March 4, 2021 Daily Herald article titled “One dead, two injured in fiery crash on I-88 in Lisle.” An excerpt:
A 2011 Ford Expedition was heading west just before 10 a.m. when it started experiencing mechanical problems and came to a stop in a traffic lane near Naperville Road, according to Illinois State Police. For unknown reasons, the semi was unable to stop in time and struck the disabled SUV.
Both vehicles became engulfed in flames due to the impact of the rear-end collision, officials said. Fire crews worked to extinguish the blaze while paramedics treated two people who were able to escape before first responders arrived, according to the Lisle-Woodridge Fire District.
A passenger the Expedition was pronounced dead at the accident scene. The driver of the SUV, a 36-year-old man from Nebraska, was injured and hospitalized. Those injuries were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
The semi truck driver, a 70-year-old man from Georgia, was also injured and hospitalized. His injuries were also considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this Lisle I-88 collision can be seen in a variety of media sources including the article mentioned above.
Often, when someone is hurt in a vehicle accident that was not their fault, they opt to file a personal injury lawsuit. For those people who are killed in an accident that was not their fault, relevant parties opt to file a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the person who died.
There are many reasons as to why someone who has been hurt would seek to file a personal injury lawsuit. Such suits are further discussed on the “Personal Injury Lawsuit Concerning A DuPage County Vehicle Accident” page.