Motorcycle Crash Near Lily Lake

There was a motorcycle crash Sunday evening (March 19, 2017) on Route 64 near Lily Lake.

This motorcycle accident – which involved an apparent loss of motorcycle control for an unspecified reason – is discussed in the Daily Herald article of March 19 titled “Motorcyclist injured in crash into sign near Lily Lake.”  An excerpt, quoting Kane County sheriff’s Lt. Pat Gengler:

The motorcycle was traveling west on Route 64 about 5:15 p.m. when it left the road for an unknown reason and hit the sign, he said. The crash occurred west of Woolery Road.

The motorcyclist, identified only as a man in his 50s, was taken to Delnor Hospital for treatment of accident injuries, which were considered to be potentially life-threatening in nature.

Additional details regarding this Illinois motorcycle crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Daily Herald 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.

Fatal Pike County, Illinois Motorcycle Crash

There was a fatal Illinois motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon (March 18, 2017) in Pike County.

According to preliminary information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP) the crash occurred on Illinois 96, two miles south of Kinderhook.

The crash involved a single southbound motorcycle that was traveling southbound at 12:52 p.m. when it ran off the left side of the roadway and rolled over several times.

The motorcyclist was identified as Andrew Grimsley, 49, of New Canton.  He suffered fatal injuries during the crash.

An excerpt from the March 18, 2017 wgem.com article titled “Fatal motorcycle crash in Pike County” regarding possible reasons for this apparent loss of motorcycle control:

Police believe a cause in the crash was improper lane usage and speed.

Pike County Sheriff’s Department, Pike County Coroner, Pike County ambulance, Kinderhook Fire/Rescue, and New Canton Fire assisted on scene.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the wgem.com article mentioned above as well as the March 20 wlds.com article titled “Motorcycle crash in Pike County leaves one dead.”

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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.

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Regarding Fatal Springfield Motorcycle Collision

On September 17, 2016 there was a fatal motorcycle accident in Springfield.  [The accident is summarized in the September 17, 2016 post titled “Springfield Collision Seriously Injures Motorcyclist And Passenger.”]  The collision involved a motorcycle with passenger and a SUV.  The motorcyclist and passenger (identified as Nathan M. Gulley, 17, of Moweaqua and Isaiah M. Tuppince, 16, of Assumption, respectively) were both seriously hurt, sustaining life-threatening injuries in the crash.  Both later died from their accident injuries.

There has been a wrongful death lawsuit filed with regard to the accident.  The plaintiff is Tuppince’s mother, Monica Brown.

The wrongful death lawsuit is discussed in the March 14, 2017 sj-r.com article titled “Lawsuit filed against Uber in fatal Springfield motorcycle crash.”  An excerpt:

The lawsuit claims the surviving driver, Michael A. Robinson of Chatham, was working for Uber at the time of the crash and may have been distracted by the ride-sharing company’s application on his cell phone.

Nathan Gulley, 17, of Moweaqua and Isaiah Tuppince, 16, of Assumption died when the motorcycle they were riding and Robinson’s sport utility vehicle collided at Ninth Street and South Grand Avenue.

Monica Brown, Tuppince’s mother, is seeking more than $50,000 in damages each from Robinson; Gulley’s mother, whose son was driving the motorcycle; and Uber.

Teresa Gulley is named in the suit on behalf of her son, who, the lawsuit claims, was driving over the speed limit.

As mentioned in the article, no citations were issued to Robinson at the time of the crash.   The investigation into the crash is continuing.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Illinois wrongful death lawsuit can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the sj-r.com article mentioned above, as well as the March 15 wandtv.com article titled “Lawsuit filed in deadly crash that killed 2 Central A&M students.”

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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 Crash In Mount Zion, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Saturday (March 11, 2017) in Mount Zion.

According to the Macon County Sheriff’s Office, the deceased motorcyclist was discovered at about 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.  The reasons for the fatal crash is under investigation.

An excerpt from the wandtv.com article of March 12, 2017, titled “Coroner’s office releases name of man involved in Saturday fatal crash“:

Chief Deputy Coroner Dee Coventry says Austin Ray, 20, died as a result of the crash, which happened near the area of Turpin Road and Elwin Blacktop.  Coventry says the cause of death was massive head trauma after coming in contact with a bank of trees and into a creek.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the wandtv.com article mentioned above as well as the March 12 Herald & Review article titled “Victim identified in fatal motorcycle 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.