There was a fatal motorcycle accident Monday night (September 25, 2017) in Elmhurst. The accident involved a collision between a motorcycle and a SUV.
Details on this motorcycle accident appear somewhat limited at this time. The cause of the crash does not seem to be publicly disclosed at this time.
The collision occurred at the intersection of North Avenue and Berteau Avenue. First responders went to the accident scene at 9:10 p.m.
The motorcyclist was seen to have massive head injuries. He was taken to Elmhurst Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. He was identified by the DuPage County Coroner’s Office as Ivanny Mendez-Perez, 28, of Berwyn.
The accident investigation is being conducted by the Elmhurst Police Department, DuPage County Accident Reconstruction Team, and DuPage County Coroner’s Office.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in variety of media sources including the September 26, 2017 Chicago Tribune article titled “Berwyn motorcyclist killed after collision with car in Elmhurst” as well as the September 26 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Motorcyclist killed in Elmhurst crash.”
There was a fatal pedestrian accident Friday evening (September 22, 2017) in Lisle. The accident involved a woman being struck by a car.
According to information provided by Lisle Police, police were called to the accident scene at 8:23 p.m. The accident scene was at Maple Avenue and Benedictine Parkway.
An excerpt from the Chicago Sun-Times article of September 25, 2017, titled “Woman fatally struck by vehicle, causing multi-vehicle crash in Lisle“:
Witnesses said a woman was walking across Maple from north to south when she was struck by a motor vehicle in the eastbound curb lane of Maple. The vehicle had a green light, according to witnesses, police said.
The driver of the vehicle that struck the pedestrian, a 69-year-old Naperville woman, told police she never saw the woman walking in the crosswalk until her vehicle struck her.
The pedestrian struck by the car was identified as Brandeis C. DeBroeck, 26, of Lisle. She was taken to Edward Hospital in Naperville for treatment of her accident injuries. She died that evening.
A secondary accident occurred when two other vehicles were unable to stop in time to avoid a collision. No injuries occurred during that collision.
No citations have been issued with regard to the pedestrian accident.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal DuPage County pedestrian accident can be seen in a various media sources, including the article mentioned above as well as the September 25 Daily Herald article titled “Lisle woman dies after being struck by car.”
A motorcyclist has died following a Saturday (September 9, 2017) SUV-motorcycle collision that happened in Naperville. As often seen in fatal Illinois motorcycle accidents, this accident appears to have allegedly involved a motorist turning left into the path of an oncoming motorcycle.
According to Naperville Police, the crash happened at 75th Street and Naperville/Plainfield Road. A 2011 Acura MDX SUV, traveling north on Naperville/Plainfield Road, was attempting to turn left onto westbound 75th Street when the SUV struck a motorcyclist riding a 2006 Honda motorcycle south on Naperville/Plainfield Road. The accident happened at 6:15 p.m.
The motorcyclist, identified as Calabria M. Taber, 21, of Maple Park, was taken to Edward Hospital for treatment of accident injuries, then transferred to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove. She died on Sunday.
An excerpt from the September 11, 2017 Naperville Patch article titled “Motorcyclist Dies After Naperville Crash“:
The driver of the Acura, a 17-year-old Naperville boy, was not hurt in the crash. Police said he was issued a citation for failure to yield turning left.
The accident remains under investigation by the Naperville Police Department. Those who may have information regarding the crash are asked to call the Naperville Police Traffic Unit at (630) 305-5379 or to email [email protected]
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal DuPage County SUV-motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources including the Naperville Patch article mentioned above as well as the September 11 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Woman dies one day after Naperville motorcycle crash.”