North Barrington Bicycle Accident Resulting In Serious Injuries

For many reasons, bicycle accidents often result in serious accident injuries – and, at times, fatalities – and as such remain a traffic safety concern.  On this site, bicycle accidents in Lake County have been summarized in various posts in the “bicycle accidents” category, and various aspects of such accidents – including medical and legal …

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Fatal 6-Vehicle “Chain-Reaction Crash” On The Tri-State Tollway

There was a fatal “chain-reaction” crash on the Tri-State Tollway (I-94) at Buckley Road on Sunday (April 30, 2017) morning. According to information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP), the crash happened at 11:49 a.m. and involved six vehicles. An excerpt regarding the crash, from the Deerfield Patch article of May 1, 2017 titled …

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Driving While Impaired – Including Driving After Drinking

Driving while impaired continues to be a major cause in Illinois traffic accidents, many of which have caused serious accident injuries. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) on its Medline Plus page titled “Impaired Driving” discusses and defines impaired driving as: Impaired driving is dangerous. It’s the cause of more than half of all car …

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Wrongful Death Suit Filed Regarding Fatal Grayslake Accident

In the May 16, 2016 post (“Driver Dies Following Crash On Route 120 In Grayslake“) a crash is summarized which led to the death of Malia Johnson.  The crash happened on Route 120 in Grayslake. Recently, a wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in Lake County Circuit Court regarding this accident.  The lawsuit is being filed …

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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Concerning Fatal Motorcycle Accident

There has been a wrongful death lawsuit filed regarding a fatal motorcycle accident that happened on August 26, 2015.  That accident, which happened on Route 173, near Antioch, was originally summarized on this site in the August 27, 2015 post titled “Fatal Motorcycle Accident Near Antioch.”  The motorcyclist killed during the crash (i.e. decedent) was …

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