Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Winnebago County, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Wednesday night (September 26) in Winnebago County, Illinois.

The accident was reported at approximately 5:30 p.m., and happened at Trask Bridge Road and Meridian Road.

The motorcyclist appears to have collided with the rear of a Kia Rio SUV that was stopped at the intersection, which has a four-way stop.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene; although his name has yet to be released, authorities say he is a 39-year-old male from Rockford.

The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Additional information and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the September 26 Rockford Register Star article titled “Rockford man, 39, dies in Trask Bridge Road crash” as well as the September 26 WIFR.com story titled “Update:  Rockford man killed in motorcycle crash.”

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Should you be involved in a motorcycle accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights.  You should not assume – especially without proper legal representation – that you will receive appropriate compensation for your injuries, hardships and/or losses.  To speak directly with a trial lawyer from Elman Law Group immediately, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  There is no fee for this consultation.

Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Orland Park, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident in Orland Park, Illinois on Thursday, September 20.

The motorcyclist, John D. Nassenstein, 40, of Schererville, Indiana, was involved in the accident at approximately 6:20 p.m.

According to preliminary information, the Orland Park Police say that Nassenstein was traveling at a high rate of speed prior to the accident, which happened at Wheeler Drive and Lowes Avenue.  His motorcycle then left the roadway and struck a tree.  Nassenstein was found on a sidewalk, taken to Silver Cross Hospital, and pronounced dead at 7:14 p.m.

Witnesses told police that just prior to the crash, they heard Nassenstein arguing with someone in a nearby parking lot; Nassenstein then sped off on his motorcycle.

Orland Park Police are asking those with information concerning the accident to call (708) 349-4111.

Additional details and possible updates can be found in various media sources including the September 21 Post-Tribune article titled “Schererville man killed in Illinois motorcycle crash” as well as the September 21 Orland Park Patch story titled “Indiana Man Dies From Motorcycle Crash in Orland Park.”

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Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) concentrates in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.) This intense focus allows us to consistently achieve winning verdicts and settlements for our clients.

Should you be involved in a motorcycle accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights.  You should not assume – especially without proper legal representation – that you will receive appropriate compensation for your injuries, hardships and/or losses.  To speak directly with a trial lawyer from Elman Law Group immediately, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  There is no fee for this consultation.

Motorcycle Accident In Arlington Heights, Illinois

There was a motorcycle accident in Arlington Heights, Illinois this evening.

The motorcyclist was injured when he collided with the side of a vehicle that turned left in front of him.  The accident happened on Arlington Heights Road at approximately 6:54 p.m.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the Daily Herald story of September 12 titled “Motorcyclist injured in Arlington Heights crash.”

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Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) concentrates in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.) This intense focus allows us to consistently achieve winning verdicts and settlements for our clients.

Should you be involved in a motorcycle accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights.  You should not assume – especially without proper legal representation – that you will receive appropriate compensation for your injuries, hardships and/or losses.  To speak directly with a trial lawyer from Elman Law Group immediately, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  There is no fee for this consultation.

Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Sangamon County, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident in Sangamon County, Illinois on Tuesday night.

The accident involved a motorcyclist who collided with a car at the intersection of Curran and Spaulding Roads at approximately 5:40 p.m.

The motorcycle, driven by Dustin Dishon, 23, of Springfield, was heading northbound on Curran Road when a car, driven by Trevor Baker, 27, of Virden, turned left in front of the motorcycle, causing a collision.

During the collision, Dishon was ejected from the motorcycle.  He was taken to  Memorial Medical Center and later pronounced dead.

Authorities say that Baker was cited for making an improper left turn.

Additional details and possible updates can be found in a variety of media sources including the September 12 SJ-R.com story titled “Authorities ID Springfield man killed in motorcycle crash” as well as the FoxIllinois.com story of September 12 titled “Fatal Motorcycle accident in Sangamon County.”

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Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) concentrates in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.) This intense focus allows us to consistently achieve winning verdicts and settlements for our clients.

Should you be involved in a motorcycle accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights.  You should not assume – especially without proper legal representation – that you will receive appropriate compensation for your injuries, hardships and/or losses.  To speak directly with a trial lawyer from Elman Law Group immediately, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  There is no fee for this consultation.

Motorcyclist Dies Following Accident In Long Grove, Illinois

There was a motorcycle accident on Monday night in Long Grove, Illinois that has led to the death of the motorcyclist.

The motorcyclist has been identified as Anthony Brust, 21, of Buffalo Grove.  He died on Tuesday night from his injuries, including blunt head trauma.

The accident happened around 8:31 p.m. on Monday night, at Old Route 53 (Hicks Road) and Robert Parker Coffin Road, and also involved a small SUV driven by  Joseph Cardinale, 43, of Chicago.

According to an excerpt from the September 12 Daily Herald story titled “Buffalo Grove motorcyclist dies after collision“:

Authorities said Cardinale was making a left turn in a GMC Arcadia onto eastbound Route 53 from southbound Robert Parker Coffin Road when he struck Brust, who was traveling west on Route 53.

Cardinale was not injured during the accident.

Cardinale was charged with both driving under the influence and failure to yield.

Additional details and possible updates can be found in a variety of media sources including the Daily Herald story mentioned above as well as the September 12 Lake County News-Sun article titled “Buffalo Grove biker dies in Long Grove crash.”

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Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) concentrates in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.) This intense focus allows us to consistently achieve winning verdicts and settlements for our clients.

Should you be involved in a motorcycle accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights.  You should not assume – especially without proper legal representation – that you will receive appropriate compensation for your injuries, hardships and/or losses.  To speak directly with a trial lawyer from Elman Law Group immediately, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  There is no fee for this consultation.