Fatal Motorcycle Crash On Chicago’s Kennedy Expressway

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Thursday evening (May 29, 2014) on Chicago’ Kennedy Expressway (I-90/I-94). An excerpt from the May 30 myfoxchicago.com article titled “Motorcyclist critically injured on inbound Kennedy Expressway” About 9:55 p.m., a motorcyclist was speeding and lost control near Irving Park Road, Illinois State Police Master Sgt. Rodney Collins said. The …

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Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Sublette, Illinois

There was an Illinois fatal motorcycle accident on May 24, 2014 on Illinois Route 52 in Sublette, Illinois. This motorcycle accident happened at approximately 2:20 p.m., as a motorcyclist was traveling eastbound at Route 52.  According to a release from the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, the motorcycle was eastbound on Route 52 when it hit the …

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Chicago Northwest Side Fatal Motorcycle Accident

There was a fatal motorcycle accident early this morning on Chicago’s Northwest Side. An excerpt from the May 19 Chicago Sun-Times Voices article, titled “Motorcyclist killed in NW Side crash” : About 12:40 a.m., the 28-year-old was driving north “at a high rate of speed” in the 5500 block of North Lincoln Avenue when his …

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Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Urbana, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Friday evening (May 16, 2014) in Urbana, Illinois. This fatal Illinois motorcycle accident happened at approximately 8:44 p.m., as a motorcyclist was riding westbound on University Avenue, approaching Lincoln, when he was struck by a car that was heading eastbound on University and attempting to turn left onto Lincoln …

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Early-Season Chicago Area Motorcycle Riding Safety Issues

The beginning of motorcycle riding season in the Chicago area has been somewhat delayed because of the recent cold and rainy temperatures.  However, it is important to note various motorcycle riding safety issues that are especially present at the beginning of the motorcycle riding season. The March 22, 2014 St. Louis Post-Dispatch article titled “Motorcycle …

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