There was a fatal Glen Carbon motorcycle crash Friday (October 5, 2018). The motorcycle crash happened on Moro Road and involved a motorcycle loss of control.
Details on the accident appear limited at this time. The crash led to the death of Dr. Brent Leh.
As seen in the fatal Illinois motorcycle accidents that have happened in 2018, one of the common causes for such fatal crashes have involved motorcycle loss of control.
As discussed on the “Motorcycle Loss Of Control Accidents” page, such crashes can occur for a variety of reasons. Due to the need for a motorcyclist to maintain balance, any such loss of control can quickly lead to a crash.
An excerpt regarding this fatal Glen Carbon motorcycle crash from the October 8, 2018 kmov.com article (with video and remembrances) titled “Glen Carbon community mourns death of beloved veterinarian“:
His father tells News 4 he was not wearing a helmet during the accident and believes that could have prevented his death.
Family members hope this tragedy urges others to always remember to wear a helmet.
Additional details regarding this fatal Glen Carbon motorcycle crash can be seen in a variety of media sources including the article mentioned above as well as October 8 theintelligencer.com article (with remembrances) titled “Metro East mourns loss of popular veterinarian.”
Should you or someone you care for experience a motorcycle accident injury or fatality in Illinois, please contact the Elman Law Group for a free consultation to discuss the legal situation and to determine whether a personal injury lawsuit should be filed. Elman Law Group LLC (ElmanLaw.com) is an Illinois personal injury law firm that concentrates in Illinois personal injury and wrongful death cases involving vehicle accidents (car, motorcycle, bike, bus, pedestrian, truck, etc.)
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