Bloomington, IL (June 11, 2024) – A Tuesday morning crash involving a motorcycle and pick-up truck left one man dead in Bloomington, per local authorities.

According to a Bloomington police news release, officers were dispatched to the intersection of Center Street and Bissell Street near Miller Park before 8:00 a.m. The motorcycle driver, a 28-year-old man, was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead from sustaining critical injuries. An autopsy is pending in addition to the officers’ investigation. The Bloomington Police Department, the McLean County Accident Reconstruction Team, and the McLean County Coroner’s Office are still investigating the crash. However, no further information about the crash was immediately available.

We offer our sincere condolences to the deceased victim’s loved ones.

Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Illinois

In Chicago, motorcycle collisions cause tens of thousands of injuries and a considerable number of fatalities. An estimated 70,000 to 80,000 people are injured annually in motorcycle accidents across the nation. Furthermore, motorcycle collisions claim the lives of approximately 4,000 to 5,000 individuals annually.

Additional liability may extend to multiple parties for the accident-related damages that you incurred. In most cases, negligent motorists are to blame. However, with additional investigation, additional relevant entities will be identified as the cause of your injury. Our Chicago motorcycle accident attorney will challenge the insurance company to secure maximum compensation for your injury claim, regardless of the cause of the collision. You must demonstrate that the opposing party was negligent and liable. The contentious notion of negligence concerns an individual’s lack of reasonable care. As a result of these failings, another individual is injured.

After a motorcycle collision, the staff of the Romaker Law Firm is prepared to advocate for justice on your and your family’s behalf. Insurance companies will exploit your collision to reduce the amount of money they are obligated to pay. Fortunately, our Chicago-area accident attorneys at the Romaker Law Firm can schedule a free consultation with you today. Following collisions, we have assisted residents of Illinois and Chicago in obtaining the fair compensation necessary to cover their losses and damages. Contact our motorcycle accident lawyers in Bloomington at 312-377-7000 to learn more about your options following a crash.

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