Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Caseyville, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Friday (April 11, 2014) afternoon in Caseyville, Illinois. According to Caseyville Police, this motorcycle accident happened at approximately 3:00 p.m. Friday, when a woman in a car,  traveling south on Illinois 157, attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Tucker Lane.  In doing so, she apparently drove into the …

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Collision Involving Motorcycle In Murphysboro, Illinois

There was a motorcycle accident today (April 10, 2014) in Murphysboro, Illinois.  This accident involved a car colliding with a motorcycle. This motorcycle accident, which police responded to at approximately 4:50 p.m.,  happened when a car pulled into the path of a motorcycle.  The resulting collision ejected both the rider and passenger of the motorcycle. …

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Illinois Motorcycle Rider Safety Campaign Announced

Today (April 1, 2014) the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) issued a news release titled “IDOT Joins Other Motorcycle Safety Advocates to Encourage Riders to ‘Gear Up – Ride Smart.’” This news release discusses various steps motorcyclists can take to insure safe motorcycle operation. A couple of notable excerpts include: In an effort to reduce …

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