Man Dies In Motorcycle Accident In Collinsville Illinois

A motorcyclist and his passenger were involved in an early morning motorcycle accident Saturday in Collinsville, Illinois. According to officials, Derrick A. Wurth, 27, was killed when his motorcycle ran off the road, hitting a curb in the 2200 block of Vandalia.  He was ejected from the motorcycle.  He was pronounced dead at the scene …

Read moreMan Dies In Motorcycle Accident In Collinsville Illinois

Herrin Illinois Man Dies After Motorcycle Accident

A fatal motorcycle accident occurred in Illinois on Friday September 23. The accident occurred at approximately 12:24 p.m. when Jerry Zallen, 75, of Herrin, IL was riding his motorcycle and hit a pickup truck on Illinois Highway 127. Zallen was traveling southbound on a BMW motorcycle and hit the pickup truck as the truck was …

Read moreHerrin Illinois Man Dies After Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycle Accident In Granite City Illinois Seriously Injures Two People

A motorcycle accident occurred in Granite City, Illinois on Tuesday, September 20.  Two people, the motorcyclist and his passenger, remain in critical condition at St. Louis University Hospital. The accident occurred on Illinois 3.  According to Granite City police Maj. Jeff Connor, the motorcyclist, Harrison Padgett, 29, and his passenger, Katie Forrester, 32, both from …

Read moreMotorcycle Accident In Granite City Illinois Seriously Injures Two People

Update On Freeport Illinois Motorcycle Accident Of September 18 2011

In the September 20 post titled “Woman Injured During Motorcycle Accident In Freeport, Illinois” it was reported that the motorcyclist, Shellee Ann Handley, 55, of Warrenville, was injured during a September 18 motorcycle accident that caused her to fall from the motorcycle. Today it is being reported that Handley died from her injuries a day after …

Read moreUpdate On Freeport Illinois Motorcycle Accident Of September 18 2011

Motorcycle Accident In Olney, Illinois

A motorcycle accident occurred in Olney, Illinois on Tuesday, September 20.  The accident occurred at 3:44 p.m. at the intersection of Main Street and Holly Road. As seen in the Olney Daily Mail article of September 21 titled “Motorcycle Accident Reported” : According to the police department report, Brenda L. Gillaspie, 45, St. Francisville, driving …

Read moreMotorcycle Accident In Olney, Illinois