A minivan was rear-ended early Saturday morning while traveling southbound on I-290 in Elk Grove Village near Biesterfield Road. Police say that the at-fault driver was traveling at a high rate of speed, which likely caused the crash. After impact, the at-fault car burst into flames.
For cases involving car accidents, there is a deadline called the "statute of limitations" that sets the maximum amount of time you have to file a lawsuit. That amount of time will vary depending on the specific facts of your case. Because each case is unique, it is important you immediately consult with an attorney who can evaluate your legal situation and determine the exact deadline that applies to your case.
By the end of November, many locations throughout Illinois are experiencing the accumulation of snow on the ground and yes, on the roadways. With the appearance of the slippery white stuff, it can be expected that car accidents are more likely to occur. While residents in Elgin know what to expect when winter arrives, it can take a while to acclimate to driving in the snow again.