Schiller Park Motorcycle Accident Leads To Rider Fatality

There was a fatal Schiller Park motorcycle accident Sunday (May 3, 2020) evening. This Schiller Park motorcycle accident occurred at Wesley Terrace and Lawrence Avenue.

This accident involved a collision between a motorcycle and a car. This Schiller Park motorcycle accident happened at approximately 7:45 p.m.

The accident is discussed in a variety of media sources, including the May 5, 2020 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Motorcyclist dies in Schiller Park crash.” An excerpt:

A preliminary investigation shows that the motorcycle was going west on Lawrence Avenue when it collided with a 2013 Hyundai Sonata turning north on Wesley Terrace from eastbound Lawrence Avenue, DeSimone said.

The driver of the Hyundai, a 41-year-old woman from Schiller Park, was uninjured, DeSimone said.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the accident scene. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the decedent as Andrew Westfallen, 20, of Wonder Lake. An autopsy revealed he died from injuries sustained during the collision.

This fatal Schiller Park motorcycle accident remains under investigation by Schiller Park Police and the Major Case Assistance Team.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal motorcycle collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.

For those motorcycle accidents in which the motorcyclist dies from accident injuries, and the accident was the fault of another person or party, it may be possible for relevant parties to file a wrongful death lawsuit. On this site, wrongful death lawsuits are further discussed on the “Wrongful Death Lawsuits” page.

The page discusses many different types of fatal accidents that are the fault of another person or party. These types of accidents can happen in many different settings and for various reasons. Tony Elman, Lead Trial Attorney of the Elman Law Group, can answer questions with regard to this type of lawsuit. He can be reached at 773-392-8182.