Motorcyclist Dies Following Crash In Glenview

A motorcyclist has died following a motorcycle accident in Glenview. The motorcyclist, identified as Bruce Payne, 39, was injured during a motorcycle accident in the 3400 block of East Lake Avenue. While details on the motorcycle crash are limited in nature, the crash involved an apparent collision between a car and motorcycle.  The accident happened …

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NHTSA Statistics Regarding 2014 & 2015 Traffic Deaths

On November 24, 2015, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published a news release titled “Traffic fatalities fall in 2014, but early estimates show 2015 trending higher.”  The release discusses both 2014 traffic death statistics as well as discusses trends for the first half of 2015. A couple of excerpts: The nation saw a …

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Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Franklin County

As discussed on the page titled “Road Hazards – Deer,” one of the potential hazards that motorcyclists face is that of deer running in front of them in the roadway.  While this type of accident can happen at any time, as discussed there are various times in which such accidents are more likely to happen. …

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Lawsuit Regarding Joliet Motorcycle Crash

In the September 30, 2014 post titled “Motorcyclist Dies Following Collision In Joliet,” a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred in September 2014 is discussed. Recently, a lawsuit has been filed regarding the accident.  The lawsuit is discussed in the November 6, 2015 Channahon-Minooka Patch article titled “Estate of Motorcycle Man Killed In Killed in Crash …

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Fatal Chicago Motorcycle Accident In West Town

There was a fatal Chicago motorcycle accident Wednesday morning (November 4, 2015) in the West Town neighborhood. Details on the accident – especially its causes and who may be at fault – appear limited at this time. According to the November 4, 2015 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Motorcyclist killed in West Town crash,” according to …

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