Motorcycle Accident In Aurora, Illinois

There was a motorcycle accident in Aurora, Illinois on Saturday, September 28, 2013.

This motorcycle accident happened at approximately 6:30 p.m., at the intersection of Orchard & Jericho.

According to preliminary information, at the time of the vehicle accident a SUV was heading northbound on Orchard, and was attempting to make a left-hand turn onto Jericho when it collided with a motorcycle heading southbound on Orchard.

The driver of the SUV was identified as Mary C. Betz, 42, of Montgomery.  She was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The motorcyclist was identified as Michael A. Bradley, 21, of Aurora.  Bradley was taken to a hospital and then airlifted to a Chicago hospital and is expected to survive this motorcycle accident.

An excerpt from the September 30, 2013 Daily Herald article titled “Portion of Orchard Road will be closed Thursday” :

Both drivers were cited for no insurance. Betz received a ticket for failure to yield while turning left. Bradley received a ticket for operating a motorcycle without valid classification.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Daily Herald article mentioned above, as well as the September 30 Oswego Patch.com article titled “Update:  Motorcyclist Expected to Survive Saturday Evening 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 Chicago’s Edgebrook Neighborhood

There was a fatal motorcycle accident in Chicago’s Edgebrook neighborhood this morning (September 26, 2013).

The accident involved a motorcyclist who was hit by an SUV at approximately 7:26 a.m., in the 6400 block of North Navajo Avenue.

At the time of the collision, the SUV had been traveling south on Navajo when it hit the motorcycle, which had been traveling west on Devon.

According to Chicago Police, a motorist, identified as a 67-year-old man from Skokie, was cited for failure to yield the right-of way at the intersection.

The motorcyclist, Omar Posos, 35, of Chicago, was taken to Resurrection Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the September 26 Chicago Tribune article titled “Motorcyclist dies following Northwest Side crash” as well as the September 26 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Motorcyclist killed in NW Side 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 Bolingbrook, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident early this morning in Bolingbrook, Illinois.

According to Bolingbrook Police, the motorcycle accident happened as a motorcyclist was riding east on Boughton Road at approximately 2:30 a.m.  At that point, he apparently lost control of the motorcycle and struck the median.  He was thrown from the motorcycle.  Media accounts differ as to whether the accident happened near Boughton and Aspen or Boughton and Bolingbrook Drive.

The motorcyclist was identified as Richard H. Ford, 25, of Romeoville.

Ford was pronounced dead after being taken to Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital.

An excerpt from the September 25, 2013 Chicago Tribune article titled “Man dies in motorcycle crash in Bolingbrook” :

A preliminary investigation indicates that speed and alcohol were factors in the wreck, which involved no other vehicles, Rompa said.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the Chicago Tribune article mentioned above, as well as the September 25, 2013 Joliet Herald-News article titled “Motorcyclist killed in Bolingbrook 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.

Motorcycle Accident In Crystal Lake, Illinois

There was a motorcycle accident this afternoon (September 21, 2013) in Crystal Lake, Illinois.

Details on the accident and its causes are limited.

The motorcycle accident involved a collision between a motorcycle and another vehicle on Route 14, east of Pingree Road.  Both vehicles were traveling westbound at the time of the accident.

According to Crystal Lake Police, the motorcyclist was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Northwest Herald article of September 21, 2013 titled “Motorcyclist injured in Route 14 accident” as well as the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Patch.com article of September 21 titled “Traffic Alert:  Motorcycle, Car Accident at Route 14 and Pingree Road.”

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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.

Two Motorcyclists Collide In Decatur, Illinois Motorcycle Accident

There was a motorcycle accident in Decatur, Illinois on Thursday night, September 19, 2013.

The accident happened at the intersection of Brush College Road and Mound Road at approximately 8:45 p.m.

Two motorcycles collided with each other as they were traveling southbound on Brush College Road.

The two motorcyclists were a 60-year-old man from LaPlace, who sustained serious injuries and was airlifted to Carle Clinic in Champaign, where he remains in critical condition; and a 54-year-old Lovington man, who sustained minor injuries.

The crash investigation continues.

Additional information and possible updates can be seen in various media sources, including the Wandtv.com article titled “Motorcycle vs. Motorcycle Crash” as well as the Decatur Tribune Online.

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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.