2 Injured in Racine Car Accident

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Two people were injured in a car accident in Racine Monday night.

According to officials with the Racine Police Department, 18 year-old Matthew Mau and his girlfriend were transported to Wheaton Franciscan All Saints hospital with moderate injuries. Police say the two-vehicle accident occurred in the 3400 block of Douglas Avenue shortly before 8:30 p.m. Monday.

Lt. Carlos Lopez said Mau was traveling northbound on Douglas when a southbound car made an abrupt left turn in front of his vehicle. The two cars crashed head-on. The impact of the crash sent Mau's vehicle into a telephone pole.

Rescue workers used hydraulic tools to extricate one person out of a vehicle. More information on the identities of those involved has not been released.

The crash remains under investigation.

If you or someone you know has been involved in a motor vehicle accident, contact the Racine auto accident lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at 800-242-2874 to learn more about your rights.