A hit and run accident claimed the life of a New Lenox man one day after he was injured while riding his motorcycle in Lockport on September 15, 2015.
A 54 year-old female was killed in a hit-and-run after attending a Jason Aldean concert on July 17, 2015. Police say the crash occurred in the 19100 block of South Oak Park Avenue in Tinley Park when the pedestrian, Luisa Domantay of Greenwood, was hit by a 2005 Jeep Cherokee. Domantay was rushed to Silver Cross Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival.
A deadly pedestrian-car crash in Des Plaines, Illinois claimed the life of a 31 year-old woman who was walking east on Central Road, near River Road. The crash occurred in the morning of May 13, 2015.
If you are an injured pedestrian who was hit by a car, you should contact a personal injury attorney as soon as possible to protect your rights. Your attorney will help you make sure your medical bills get paid and that you get compensated fairly for your injuries.
A settlement amount of $3.25 million to be paid by the city of Chicago will never bring back the life of a little 4-year-old girl. However, the compensation to be paid to the child's family will hopefully be the first of many necessary arrangements that the city will be making to curtail its troubling pedestrian accident rates.
A 20-year-old University of Illinois student, days away from entering her junior year in college, walked along McDonough Drive in Joliet in August 2008. She was struck and killed near the Illinois Youth Center by a hit-and-run driver who escaped police capture for three and a half years.