Fatal Car Accident On I-88 Near North Aurora

Fatal Car Accident Near North Aurora, Illinois

There was a fatal car accident on Interstate 88 (I-88) Wednesday morning (October 21, 2015) near North Aurora.

According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the accident involved two vehicles, both driving west on I-88.  At approximately 7:30 a.m., a man – identified as Walter P. Smith, 65, of Aurora – driving a Jeep attempted to change lanes and in doing so struck the Toyota that was traveling next to him.

The Jeep overturned, and Smith was ejected from the vehicle.  He was pronounced dead at the accident scene by the Kane County Coroner’s Officer.

The car crash remains under investigation.

Additional Details Regarding This Fatal Kane County Car Accident

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Kane County car accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the October 21 Daily Herald article titled “Aurora man killed in crash on I-88” as well as the October 22 Batavia Patch article titled “One Dead in Two-Car Crash on I-88 Near North Aurora.”

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Kane County

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Motorcycle Collides With School Bus In Elgin

Fatal Kane County Motorcycle Accident

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Wednesday (October 14, 2015) in Elgin.

According to Elgin Police, the accident happened at approximately 10:55 a.m., at the intersection of Center Street and Chicago Street.

An excerpt from the October 14, 2015 Daily Herald article titled “Motorcyclist dies after striking school bus in Elgin“:

Authorities determined in a preliminary investigation that the motorcyclist struck an Elgin Area School District U-46 bus after failing to stop at a red light at the intersection of Center and Chicago streets, police said.

At the time of the accident, the motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Center Street, whereas the school bus was traveling eastbound on Chicago Street.

The motorcyclist, identified only as an 18-year-old, was taken to Presence St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin for treatment of his crash injuries.  He was pronounced dead there.

The school bus driver was not injured during the crash, and the school bus carried no passengers at the time of the accident.

This motorcycle collision is under investigation by the Elgin Police Department Traffic Unit.   Those with information concerning the accident are asked to call (847) 289-2661.

Additional Details Regarding This Kane County Motorcycle Crash

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle collision can be found in a variety of media sources, including the Daily Herald article mentioned above, as well as the October 14 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “18-year-old motorcyclist killed in crash with school bus in Elgin.”

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Kane County

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.

Elman Law Group is known for its courtroom trial capabilities.  This is important for your lawsuit because if an appropriate settlement is not offered, we have a proven track record of achieving highly attractive court verdicts.  In fact, because of this capability, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court. 

To immediately speak directly with a trial lawyer from the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  There is no fee for this legal consultation.   Elman Law Group works on a “contingency” basis…Elman Law Group’s clients never pay a fee unless and until they receive monetary compensation.

Elman Law Group, LLC handles Kane County and other Illinois personal injury lawsuits as well as wrongful death lawsuits.

Motorcycle Accident In Carpentersville

Kane County Motorcycle Wreck

There was a Kane County motorcycle crash Sunday (October 11, 2015) in Carpentersville.  The accident happened during the ABATE charity motorcycle ride.

Emergency responders went to the accident scene at approximately 12:46 p.m.  The accident happened near the intersection of Main Street and Green Road.

According to the Kane County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened when a motorcycle, with passenger, attempted to avoid hitting a motorcycle helmet on the roadway that had fallen from another motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, Curtis Dalton, 46, of Warrenville, was taken to Advocate Christ Samaritan Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.

The passenger was identified as Sara Nickence, 43, of Aurora.  She was taken to Delnor Community Hospital.

Additional Details Regarding This Kane County Motorcycle Crash

Additional details and possible updates concerning this motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the October 11, 2015 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Two motorcyclists severely injured in Carpentersville charity ride crash” as well as the October 11 Kane County Chronicle article titled “Motorcycle driver in serious condition Monday after DuKane ABATE parade crash.”

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Kane County

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.

Elman Law Group is known for its courtroom trial capabilities.  This is important for your lawsuit because if an appropriate settlement is not offered, we have a proven track record of achieving highly attractive court verdicts.  In fact, because of this capability, many well-known law firms choose to have Elman Law Group take cases to court. 

To immediately speak directly with a trial lawyer from the Elman Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time.  There is no fee for this legal consultation.   Elman Law Group works on a “contingency” basis…Elman Law Group’s clients never pay a fee unless and until they receive monetary compensation.

Elman Law Group, LLC handles Kane County and other Illinois personal injury lawsuits as well as wrongful death lawsuits.