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Train Derailment in Illinois

A train derailment in the central Illinois area reportedly led to a town being evacuated. According to reports, the derailment led to an explosion and fire. Luckily, there were no injuries as a result of the train accident. Twenty cars of the train were involved in the derailment, but there was also no damage to property. The train accident is still under investigation at this time in order to gather further information.

Train accidents can leave those involved seriously injured. Those injured in train accidents may suffer from broken bones, concussions, spinal cord injuries, head trauma and more. These accident injuries can lead to expensive medical bills and future health care needs which can greatly affect your life when you are not prepared to handle new expenses. If you or someone you know has been injured in a train accident, you should contact an injury attorney to pursue a case against the negligent party who caused the accident. A personal injury lawyer will protect your rights through this process while working to recover expenses on your behalf. Please take some time today to contact a personal injury attorney to begin discussing the details of your case and moving forward with your case and life now.