Fatal Mt. Olive Motorcycle Accident

There was a fatal motorcycle accident in Mt. Olive (Macoupin County) on Monday (May 22, 2017) night.

Details on the accident appear to be somewhat limited.

According to the Macoupin County Coroner, the motorcyclist, identified as Robert Welch Sr., 47, was riding in the 5800 block of Mount Olive Road when the motorcycle hit a tractor.

An excerpt regarding the crash, from the May 22, 2017 Riverbender.com article titled “Man dies after motorcycle crash in Mt. Olive“:

The coroner said Welch was pronounced dead at 5:50 p.m. Monday. His death was caused by multiple internal injuries, Coroner Targhetta said in a release.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Riverbender.com article mentioned above as well as the May 23 foxillinois.com article (with video) titled “Motorcyclist Dead After Macoupin County Crash.”

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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.

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Fatal Mt. Vernon Motorcycle Collision

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday morning (May 21, 2017) in downtown Mt. Vernon.

The accident occurred at 10:19 a.m., at the intersection of Main Street and 13th Street.

The accident involved a collision between a motorcycle, ridden by Frankie D. Belmont, 56, of Bluford, and a Cadillac SRX, driven by George G. Loker, 81, of Keenes.

An excerpt regarding the collision, from the May 22, 2017 Mt. Vernon Register-News article titled “Bluford man dies in motorcycle crash“:

Loker was traveling south on 13th Street when he stopped at the stop sign and then allegedly proceeded south across the intersection. Belmont was traveling west on Main Street and struck the driver’s door of Loker’s vehicle.

As a result of the accident, Belmont was ejected from the motorcycle.  He was taken to Crossroads Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Loker and the passenger in the Cadillac SRX were both taken to Good Samaritan Hospital for medical treatment.
An excerpt from the May 22 x95radio.com article titled “Bluford motorcyclist killed in vehicle crash in Mt. Vernon“:
Loker was cited for failure to yield at a stop intersection.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Mt. Vernon Register-News as well as the x95radio.com articles mentioned above.  An obituary for Frankie Belmont can be found at WJBD Radio.

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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 Greene County Motorcycle Accident

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday evening (May 21, 2017) in Greene County.

According to information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP), the accident happened on U.S. 67.

An excerpt from The Telegraph article of May 22, 2017, titled “Greene County man dies after being thrown from motorcycle Sunday“:

Robert Wear, 68, of Hillview died Sunday after his motorcycle crossed over the center line of U.S. 67 roughly a half-mile north of 1700 N in Carrollton, striking the side of the van going the opposite direction. The crash occurred at 5:14 p.m., according to a release from ISP District 18 Trooper Heath Bryan, and Wear was pronounced dead at the scene by Greene County Coroner Danny Powell.

The driver of the van as well as the other three occupants were not injured during the collision.

An excerpt from the May 22, 2017 bnd.com article titled “Hillview IL man died in motorcycle accident in Greene County IL“:

White Hall Police Department, Carrollton Police Department, Roodhouse Police Department, Greene County Sheriff’s Office, White Hall Fire Department, Carrollton Fire Department, Greene County Coroner and IDOT assisted ISP with the crash response and investigation.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including The Telegraph and bnd.com articles 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.

Motorcyclist Dies In The Days Following Crash In West Town

A motorcyclist has died in the days following a motorcycle accident in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood.

According to Chicago Police, the accident happened about 4:00 p.m. Wednesday (May 17, 2017) in the 800 block of West Grand Avenue.  At this time, there was a collision involving a motorcycle and another vehicle.

The cause of the crash as well as fault in the accident does not appear to be publicly disclosed at this time.

The motorcyclist, identified as Daniel Nitu, 37, of Chicago, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.  According to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, he died Saturday afternoon.

The accident investigation is being conducted by the Chicago Police Major Accidents Investigation Unit.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Chicago motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the May 21, 2017 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “37-year-old man dies following West Town crash” as well as the May 22 CBS Chicago article titled “Man Dies 3 Days After West Town Crash.”

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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 Godfrey, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident early Friday morning (May 19, 2017) in Godfrey.  According to preliminary crash information findings, this motorcycle accident involved a loss of motorcycle control.

First responders, including sheriff’s deputies from the Madison County Sheriff’s Office and officers from the  Alton Police Department, went to the accident scene at approximately 2:30 a.m.  The crash happened on River Road, approximately 1.5 miles southeast of Clifton Terrace Road.

According to police, the motorcyclist was riding northbound on River Road at the time of the accident.

The motorcyclist, identified as Michael J. Fraise, 28, of Alton, was pronounced dead at the accident scene.

An excerpt from The Telegraph article of May 19, 2017, titled “Alton man dies after crashing motorcycle early Friday on River Road“:

The crash was investigated, and it was later determined that Fraise had lost control of the motorcycle while traveling at a high rate of speed. He struck a guard rail located on the bluff side of the roadway, sustaining fatal injuries as a result.

Additional details regarding this fatal Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including The Telegraph article mentioned above as well as the May 19 kmov.com article titled “Alton man dies in motorcycle accident early Friday morning.

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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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