A young man from Ukraine was riding his motorcycle through Highland Park when he was involved in an accident with a car. There were three people in that car, and they all escaped without any injuries. However, the motorcyclist was killed. He was just 21 years old.
On August 29, 2014, Mathys & Schneid filed a lawsuit in Kane County against the City of Aurora and a City employee after the employee struck our client's car while driving a City-owned vehicle. The crash occurred at Aurora Avenue and Zengele Avenue in Aurora, Illinois on August 31, 2013. The lawsuit alleges that the Aurora employee was negligent when he failed to stop for traffic, crashed into the back of our client's car and caused various injuries. The lawsuit also alleges that the City of Aurora is responsible for the actions of its employees.
A teenage girl from Naperville, Illinois, was killed when a motorcycle that she was riding on -- as a passenger -- went out of control and crashed. She was just 14 years old. She was from the south side of Naperville, where she and her mom had an apartment.