An Antioch motorcycle accident occurred on the evening of Saturday, August 15, 2020. This Antioch motorcycle accident involved a collision between the motorcycle and a truck.
This Antioch motorcycle accident is discussed in various media sources, including the August 19, 2020 Lake & McHenry County Scanner article titled “Motorcyclist seriously injured after being hit by truck, pinned underneath in Antioch.” An excerpt:
The Antioch Fire Department and Antioch Police Department responded around 3:42 p.m. Saturday to the area of Route 83 north of Beach Grove Road for a two-vehicle crash.
Antioch Police Department Sgt. Charles Smith said that a 48-year-old Antioch man was traveling on his motorcycle southbound on Route 83.
A truck pulling a trailer, driven by a 69-year-old Antioch man, turned into the motorcycle’s lane of traffic and struck the motorcycle.
The motorcyclist was pinned underneath the truck as a result of the collision.
The motorcyclist, after being freed from under the truck, was taken to the hospital with serious accident injuries.
Additional details regarding this Antioch motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.
In instances where a motorcyclist is hurt due to the actions of another person, the motorcyclist may be able to get injury compensation through the filing of a personal injury lawsuit. While there are many reasons as to why someone may want to file a lawsuit, getting compensation for accident injuries is a leading reason.
This compensation is often needed to offset medical bills, other expenses, and other financial strains such as lost income. As seen in many Lake County motorcycle accidents, injuries to the motorcyclist often require extensive medical care. This medical care can be very costly, depending upon the injuries and many other factors.
Additional discussion of why someone may want to file a personal injury lawsuit is found on the “Reasons For Filing A Personal Injury Lawsuit After An Accident” page.
Should you be involved in a vehicle accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights. Elman Joseph Law Group has compiled a reference document titled “10 Steps You Should Follow After an Auto Accident.”
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Should you be involved in a car accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights. You should not assume – especially without proper legal representation – that you will receive appropriate compensation for your injuries, hardships and/or losses. To immediately speak directly with a trial lawyer from the Elman Joseph Law Group, call (773) 392-8182 at any time. There is no fee for this consultation.