Many readers in Illinois know that a designated driver is a person who is expected to get those who have been drinking home safely. In fact, these individuals are thought to save lives because they limit the number of people drinking and driving on our roadways. In one recent car accident, however, a designated driver lost her life as she was attempting to get others home safely.
A recent collision in Illinois demonstrates how important it is for drivers to always keep their eyes on the road while their vehicle is in motion. The car accident occurred on southbound Illinois 47 in Morris late on a weeknight. The driver who caused the accident claimed to have looked away from the road just before the crash.
Serious car accidents involving more than one vehicle can occur with what seems like no warning. One such multi-vehicle crash happened recently on an Illinois roadway. The car accident involved not only a car, but also a taxi and a tow truck. One person died as a result of the unfortunate incident.
A crash on an Illinois roadway ended the life of one woman and injured four more recently. The car accident occurred near Blue Mound on Illinois 48. The crash is under investigation by state authorities who hope to learn exactly what happened that tragic morning.