42-year-old Nicole Gropp was injured in a three-car accident on I-74 in St. Joseph on October 31. Neither 34-year-old Hilary Edgerly, who was in the car directly in front of Gropp’s, nor 44-year-old Kevin Hedden, who was driving the semi truck in front of Edgerly’s car, were injured.
Traffic was backed up around 8 a.m. when Gropp sped into a line of stopped cars, causing the wreck.
Gropp was taken to Carle Hospital in Urbana for treatment of her injuries and cited for failure to reduce her speed.
If you or a loved one was harmed in an accident due to another driver’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation. Please call our experienced personal injury attorneys at Spiros Law, P.C., in Champaign at 217-328-2828 to discuss your legal options today.