Fatal Motorcycle Accident On Interstate 57 In Jefferson County

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday night (June 26, 2016) in Jefferson County.  The accident happened on exit 94 of Interstate 57.

The accident happened at approximately 8:00 p.m.

An excerpt from the wsiltv.com article of June 27, 2016, titled “Mt. Vernon man dead after motorcycle accident“:

Mt. Vernon Police Chief Chris Deichman says the preliminary investigation shows a semi driver pulled off the interstate at Exit 94, decided to re-enter the highway, and didn’t stop at the stop sign. He pulled into the path of a motorcycle driven by Donald Christopher Hopkins, 44.

Hopkins died at the accident scene. The driver of the truck was cited for failure to yield.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the wsiltv.com article mentioned above.

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Should you or someone you care for experience a motorcycle accident injury or fatality in Illinois, please contact the Elman Law Group for a free consultation to discuss the legal situation and to determine whether a personal injury lawsuit should be filed.  Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) is an Illinois personal injury law firm that concentrates in Illinois personal injury and wrongful death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.)

Elman Law Group’s Lead Attorney, Tony Elman, is a personal injury trial lawyer.  Over the last 25+ years Elman Law Group has handled over 10,000 Illinois personal injury lawsuits.

During this 25+ year period, Elman Law Group has built a reputation for its courtroom trial performance, including getting large verdicts for smaller cases.  In fact, because of these court trial accomplishments, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court.

To speak directly to Tony Elman, Lead Attorney of the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  This legal consultation is free.

Elman Law Group works on a “contingency” basis…Elman Law Group’s clients never pay a fee unless and until they receive monetary compensation.

Motorcycle Collides With Deer In Clark County, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Saturday night (June 25, 2016) in Clark County.  The motorcycle accident involved a motorcycle hitting a deer.

According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) and Clark County Coroner’s Office, the accident involved a motorcycle (a 2000 Harley-Davidson) traveling southbound on N. Cline Orchard Road striking a deer.  The accident occurred about 3.5 miles northeast of Martinsville.  As a result of the collision, the motorcyclist and passenger were both ejected from the motorcycle.

Both the motorcyclist, identified as David Noble, 58, of Martinsville, and passenger, identified as Amanda Welling, 45, of Marshall, were declared dead at the accident scene.

This fatal Illinois motorcycle accident remains under investigation by the  Clark County Coroners Office and ISP.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the June 27, 2016 WTHITV.com article (with video) titled “Two dead after motorcycle vs. deer accident” as well as the June 26 Tribune Star article titled “2 killed in Martinsville after motorcycle hits deer.”

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Should you or someone you care for experience a motorcycle accident injury or fatality in Illinois, please contact the Elman Law Group for a free consultation to discuss the legal situation and to determine whether a personal injury lawsuit should be filed.  Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) is an Illinois personal injury law firm that concentrates in Illinois personal injury and wrongful death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.)

Elman Law Group’s Lead Attorney, Tony Elman, is a personal injury trial lawyer.  Over the last 25+ years Elman Law Group has handled over 10,000 Illinois personal injury lawsuits.

During this 25+ year period, Elman Law Group has built a reputation for its courtroom trial performance, including getting large verdicts for smaller cases.  In fact, because of these court trial accomplishments, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court.

To speak directly to Tony Elman, Lead Attorney of the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  This legal consultation is free.

Elman Law Group works on a “contingency” basis…Elman Law Group’s clients never pay a fee unless and until they receive monetary compensation.

Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Joliet Township

There was a fatal motorcycle accident early Saturday morning (June 25, 2016) in Joliet.

This motorcycle accident involved a motorcycle leaving the roadway and crashing into a ditch.  The reason for this loss of motorcycle control is currently undisclosed.  The accident happened in the 1700 block of W. Laraway Rd.

The motorcyclist was identified as John S. Mitchell, 33, of Monee.  He was declared dead at 5:30 a.m. by the Will County Coroner’s Office.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the June 25, 2016 Joliet Patch article titled “Motorcyclist Dies in Joliet Township Crash” and the June 26 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Monee man killed in motorcycle crash in Joliet.”

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Should you or someone you care for experience a motorcycle accident injury or fatality in Illinois, please contact the Elman Law Group for a free consultation to discuss the legal situation and to determine whether a personal injury lawsuit should be filed.  Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) is an Illinois personal injury law firm that concentrates in Illinois personal injury and wrongful death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.)

Elman Law Group’s Lead Attorney, Tony Elman, is a personal injury trial lawyer.  Over the last 25+ years Elman Law Group has handled over 10,000 Illinois personal injury lawsuits.

During this 25+ year period, Elman Law Group has built a reputation for its courtroom trial performance, including getting large verdicts for smaller cases.  In fact, because of these court trial accomplishments, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court.

To speak directly to Tony Elman, Lead Attorney of the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  This legal consultation is free.

Elman Law Group works on a “contingency” basis…Elman Law Group’s clients never pay a fee unless and until they receive monetary compensation.

Motorcyclist Injured During Lake in the Hills Crash

There was a motorcycle accident Friday night (June 17, 2016) in Lake in the Hills in which a motorcyclist was injured and hospitalized.

According to the Lake in the Hills Police Department, the accident happened at 7:23 p.m., as a motorcyclist riding a Yamaha was heading northbound on Randall Road, just north of Village Road.

At that time, the motorcyclist struck (for a currently undisclosed reason) the back of a Jeep Wrangler.  As a result of the collision, the motorcyclist was ejected from the motorcycle.

The motorcyclist was identified as Dustin Dietz, 42, of Gilberts.  He was taken by the Crystal Lake Fire Department to Sherman Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries and then transferred to Lutheran General Hospital.

The accident continues to be under investigation by the Lake in the Hills Traffic Accident Investigation Unit.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Crystal Lake-Cary Patch article of June 20, 2016, titled “LITH Police Investigating Crash That Injured Motorcyclist” as well as the June 20 Northwest Herald article titled “Police probe Lake in the Hills motorcycle crash that injured Gilberts man.”

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Should you or someone you care for experience a motorcycle accident injury or fatality in Illinois, please contact the Elman Law Group for a free consultation to discuss the legal situation and to determine whether a personal injury lawsuit should be filed.  Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) is an Illinois personal injury law firm that concentrates in Illinois personal injury and wrongful death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.)

Elman Law Group’s Lead Attorney, Tony Elman, is a personal injury trial lawyer.  Over the last 25+ years Elman Law Group has handled over 10,000 Illinois personal injury lawsuits.

During this 25+ year period, Elman Law Group has built a reputation for its courtroom trial performance, including getting large verdicts for smaller cases.  In fact, because of these court trial accomplishments, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court.

To speak directly to Tony Elman, Lead Attorney of the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  This legal consultation is free.

Elman Law Group works on a “contingency” basis…Elman Law Group’s clients never pay a fee unless and until they receive monetary compensation.

Motorcyclist Injured During Head-On Collision In Joliet

A motorcyclist was injured Friday (June 17, 2016) in Joliet during a “head-on” collision in a car-motorcyle crash.

According to Joliet Police, the accident happened at 4:50 p.m., as the motorcyclist was riding southbound on River Road, between Theodore Street and Riviera Boulevard.  At that time, a Nissan Altima made a left-hand turn immediately in front of the motorcycle, and the head-on collision occurred.

An excerpt from the June 18, 2016 The Herald-News article titled “Motorcyclist in intensive care after Joliet accident“:

The name of the 38-year-old man was not available. But Joliet police said Saturday that he was being treated in the neurological intensive care unit at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center.

The driver of the car was ticketed for failure to yield.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including The Herald-News article mentioned above as well as the June 18 Joliet Patch article titled “Motorcyclist Seriously Injured After Crash With Car.”

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Should you or someone you care for experience a motorcycle accident injury or fatality in Illinois, please contact the Elman Law Group for a free consultation to discuss the legal situation and to determine whether a personal injury lawsuit should be filed.  Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) is an Illinois personal injury law firm that concentrates in Illinois personal injury and wrongful death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.)

Elman Law Group’s Lead Attorney, Tony Elman, is a personal injury trial lawyer.  Over the last 25+ years Elman Law Group has handled over 10,000 Illinois personal injury lawsuits.

During this 25+ year period, Elman Law Group has built a reputation for its courtroom trial performance, including getting large verdicts for smaller cases.  In fact, because of these court trial accomplishments, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court.

To speak directly to Tony Elman, Lead Attorney of the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  This legal consultation is free.

Elman Law Group works on a “contingency” basis…Elman Law Group’s clients never pay a fee unless and until they receive monetary compensation.

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