Motorcyclist Dies A Week After Chicago Hit & Run Collision

A motorcyclist has died from his accident injuries a week after being struck by a car in Chicago’s Avalon Park neighborhood. According to Chicago Police, the accident occurred on Friday (September 22, 2017) as the motorcyclist was riding east on East 79th Street.  At approximately 10:30 p.m., he was struck by a car turning left …

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Tire Blowouts As A Motorcycle Accident Cause

One of potential hazards facing motorcyclists is that of mechanical problems that can occur during riding.  These mechanical problems can pose a significant problem for the rider due to various problems they can cause.  Due to the inherent balance needed to maintain a motorcycle’s stability, any issue that can cause instability can lead to a …

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“Head-On Collision” Involving Motorcycle And Car In Kane County

There was a “head-on collision” involving a car and motorcycle Friday morning (September 29, 2017) in rural Kane County.  The motorcyclist was hurt and has accident injuries that are considered to be life-threatening in nature. According to the Kane County Sheriff’s Office, the collision occurred on Perry Road, on a curve between Harter Road and …

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Motorcycle-Pickup Truck Collision In Big Rock

There was a motorcycle accident Tuesday night (September 26, 2017) in Big Rock.  The accident involved a collision between a motorcycle and pickup truck. Details regarding the accident appear to be limited at this time. According to the Kane County Sheriff’s Office, the crash occurred at approximately 5:00 p.m.  The accident scene was at 49W294 on …

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Fatal Vermilion County Motorcycle Crash

There was a fatal Illinois motorcycle accident Tuesday afternoon (September 26, 2017) on Interstate 74 in Vermilion County.  The accident involved a motorcycle loss of control. According to information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP) the accident happened on eastbound I-74 near Fithian. An excerpt from the September 26, 2017 News-Gazette.com article titled “Driver …

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