“Wrong-Way Driver” accidents continue to happen in the Chicago area, as well as throughout Illinois and nationally. Due to the severity of these accidents, there have been various actions taken to try to reduce or eliminate such crashes. Among those actions taken is to post “Wrong Way” signs to alert potential drivers they are traveling in the wrong direction.
As seen in the crashes discussed in posts that are found in the “Wrong-Way Drivers” category, this type of crash is problematical for many reasons. Typically such crashes lead to serious accident injuries to vehicle occupants, and fatalities often occur at the accident scene or shortly after such a crash.