Fatal I-57 Motorcycle Crash

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Friday night (April 1, 2016) in Iroquois County.

According to the Illinois State Police, the accident happened on Interstate 57, at approximately 6:23 p.m.

At that time, a motorcycle was struck from behind by another motorcycle as the two bikes were entering a rest area.

During the collision, a passenger on one of the bikes was fatally thrown from the motorcycle.  She was identified by the Iroquois County Coroner as Giedre M. Pysik, 51, of Frankfort.

Additional details regarding this fatal Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the April 4, 2016 The News-Gazette article titled “Woman dies in motorcycle crash at I-57 rest stop” as well as the April 4 The Daily Southtown article (with remembrances) titled “Frankfort woman killed in I-57 motorcycle accident.”


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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