Fatal Motorcycle Accident In St. Clair County

For a number of reasons, early-season motorcycle riding can be more hazardous than usual.  These reasons are discussed in the “Early-Season Motorcycle Riding Safety Issues” page.

There was a fatal motorcycle accident in Fayetteville Township, which is in Illinois’ St. Clair County, on Sunday, February 28, 2016.

According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the accident happened as a motorcyclist was riding on Illinois Highway 15.  For an unknown reason, just before 7:00 p.m., the motorcycle ran off the right side of the roadway, and then went down a grassy hill and overturned near Venedy Road.

The motorcyclist, who died at the accident scene, was identified as Blake Barton Lickenbrock, 24, of St. Libory.

This Illinois fatal motorcycle accident is under investigation by the Illinois State Police accident reconstruction team.

Additional information concerning this fatal accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the March 2, 2016 stltoday.com article titled “Man from St. Libory dies in motorcycle crash” as well as the March 1 bnd.com article (with remembrances) titled “‘Everybody liked him’:  St. Libory man dies in 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 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.

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