Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Decatur, Illinois

There was a fatal Illinois motorcycle accident Saturday night (July 11, 2015) in Decatur.

Details on the accident, and especially its causes, appear limited at this time.

The accident happened at the Legion Drive and Fairview Avenue.

The motorcyclist was declared dead by the Macon County Coroner’s Office at 6:31 p.m., after being taken to St. Mary’s Hospital.

The motorcyclist was identified as Tobey Ashburn, 44, of Blue Mound.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the July 12, 2015 wandtv.com article titled “Blue Mound Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident” as well as the July 13 newschannel20.com article (with video) titled “Man Dies In Decatur Car Crash.”


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.)

Elman Law Group’s Lead Attorney, Tony Elman, is a personal injury trial lawyer.  Over the last 20+ years Elman Law Group has handled over 10,000 Illinois personal injury lawsuits.

During this 20+ year period, Elman Law Group has built a reputation for its courtroom trial performance, including getting large verdicts for smaller cases.  In fact, because of these court trial accomplishments, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court.

To speak directly to Tony Elman, Lead Attorney of the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  This legal consultation is free.

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