A Westmont fatal car crash occurred Sunday (August 1, 2021) morning. This Westmont fatal car crash involved two other people also being injured. Details on the accident appear limited at this time. An accident cause does not appear to be publicly available at this time.
This Westmont fatal car crash is discussed in a variety of media sources, including the August 1, 2021 Daily Herald article titled “Driver killed in two-car crash in Westmont.”
Westmont police said officers were called to the scene of a crash in the 100 block of East Chicago Avenue at approximately 6:10 a.m.
Westmont police were assisted by the Westmont Fire Department, the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office, the county coroner and the DuPage MERIT Major Crash Reconstruction Team.
The accident investigation is continuing.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this Westmont fatal car crash can be seen in the article mentioned above.
There are many different reasons for car crashes. The resulting injuries, if any, depend on a number of factors. Many different types of injuries that can range in severity can occur.
On the “Injuries Resulting From Various Types Of DuPage County Accidents” page, the subject is discussed. As seen on that page accident injuries often require medical care. This medical care is often expensive. Furthermore, there are many different expenses and other financial hardships that may accompany getting hurt. One of these hardships is loss of income if the injuries require the person hurt to miss work.
Often, those injured seek compensation for their injuries and associated financial hardships if the accident wasn’t their fault. This compensation is typically gained through the filing of a personal injury lawsuit. For those accidents that result in a fatality, relevant parties often choose to file a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the person killed.