Apparent Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Chicago

There was an apparent Chicago fatal motorcycle accident on Saturday, August 15, 2015.

There is considerable uncertainty with regard to this motorcycle accident.  It is currently unknown when and why the accident happened.

The motorcyclist was identified as Steven Sanchez, 50, of Hoffman Estates.  He was reported missing by his family on Sunday morning.  His motorcycle was found in the Loop near I-290 and I-94 Saturday night.

His body was found by a construction worker on Monday, August 17, 2015, at approximately noon.  The body was found in the area that the motorcycle had previously been discovered.

Additional details and possible updates can be found in a variety of media sources, including the August 17, 2015 Chicago Tribune article titled “Man who disappeared after Air & Water Show is found dead” as well as the August 17 CBS Chicago article titled “Missing Motorcyclist Found Dead, Near Scene Of Apparent Accident.”


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 ( 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 20+ years Elman Law Group has handled over 10,000 Illinois personal injury lawsuits.

During this 20+ 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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