2012 Statistics Concerning Illinois Motorcycle Accident Fatalities

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has published a document in its startseeingmotorcycles.org site titled “2012 Motorcycle Fatalities – Quick Facts.” (pdf) This document provides various details as to the 148 Illinois motorcyclist deaths in 2012, an increase of nearly 2% from the 145 motorcyclist deaths of 2011. Below are a few of the notable excerpts: The …

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Motorcycle Accident Wrongful Death Lawsuit

A motorcycle accident lawsuit regarding a fatal motorcycle accident in Texas is discussed in the December 2 Southeast Texas Record article titled “Ill. motorist named in suit over deadly Oct. wreck.”  The motorist defendant in the lawsuit is from Illinois. Excerpts from the article: Tamlyn Gregg filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Northbrook, Ill., resident …

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Fatal Motorcycle Accident On I-55

There was a fatal Illinois motorcycle accident on Interstate 55 (I-55) northbound in Montgomery County this afternoon (December 1, 2013). The accident happened on I-55 northbound at mile post 60. The motorcycle accident happened as a motorcyclist hit the back of a Chevrolet Suburban that was pulling a U-Haul trailer. According to police, the motorcyclist …

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