Brookfield Fatal Motorcycle Accident At Windemere and Grove

There was a Brookfield fatal motorcycle accident that occurred at the intersection of Windemere and Grove. The accident involved a collision between a motorcycle and minivan. In this Brookfield fatal motorcycle accident, the motorcyclist was pronounced dead after being taken to the hospital.

The collision is discussed in a number of media sources, including the October 11, 2019 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “La Grange Park motorcyclist killed in Brookfield crash.” An excerpt:

Officers responded to a crash about 1:17 p.m. in the intersection of Windemere and Grove, according to a Brookfield police report.

A 50-year-old motorcyclist was riding north on Grove when he drove through a stop sign and was hit by an eastbound vehicle on Windemere, according to the report. The 58-year-old female driver of the vehicle did not have a stop sign or traffic light.

He then slid across the intersection before striking the curb and flipping over, the report states. The motorcycle came to a rest on top of him.

The motorcyclist was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, where he was pronounced dead. According to the Riverside-Brookfield Landmark article titled “Motorcyclist killed in Brookfield crash” the motorcyclist was identified as Michael Sobran, 50.

A subsequent autopsy indicated that he died from multiple injuries and his death was ruled an accident.

The driver of the minivan was also taken to a hospital for medical observation.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Brookfield fatal motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the articles mentioned above.


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