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Andy Purcell Discusses the Importance of Stop on Red Week

In honor of National Stop on Red Week, which is recognized August 4th through 10th, Associate Attorney, Andy Purcell stopped by Milner Media and spoke with the DJ’s at River Country and the Valley to discuss safe driving. The intention of Stop on Red Week is to help educate the public and bring awareness to… Read More


Man killed after being thrown from his motorcycle

A motorcycle accident that occurred in a rural area on U.S. Route 26 and McGinty Road in Amboy in Lee County, Illinois at around 9 p.m. on Friday, July 8 claimed the life of an individual. According to the preliminary investigations of the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, two people – 36-year-old Justin Hopson and 30-year-old… Read More


Illinois authorities embark on campaign to prevent motorcycle accidents

With the summer coming, more motorcyclists will be venturing out to enjoy the weather, the Southern Illinoisan reported on May 7. With this inevitability, both police officers and motorcycle advocates are planning campaigns and projects to encourage motorcycle safety among both motorcyclists and typical car and truck drivers. Illinois Department of Transportation safety program bureau chief… Read More


Man Dies in Fatal Manteno, IL., Accident

Early Monday morning, Chad W. Renchen,  a 41 year-old Bourbonnais native, was pronounced dead after being found at the scene of a motorcycle accident. Discovered on the side of the road by passersby, Illinois state police investigated the scene of the accident, with Kankakee County Coroner Bob Gessner pronouncing Renchen dead at 7:57 a.m. CT.… Read More


Woman Pleads Guilty in DUI Case in Kane County

A young woman from Campton Hills pled guilty to a 2007 fatal DUI accident in Kane County this week. Erika Scoliere pled guilty to a misdemeanor DUI in regards to an accident on Randall Road that killed motorcyclist Frank Ferraro, 40, of South Elgin. Scoliere was 18 years old at the time of the accident when… Read More


Motorcyclist dies in Crash with Car on the Dan Ryan

The Dan Ryan Expressway was the scene of a fatal motorcycle/car crash early Thursday morning. In the early morning hours of August 30th, motorcyclist Sylvester D. Dickson was traveling northbound on the Dan Ryan. At approximately 5:15 a.m., he rear-ended a 2002 Cadillac DeVille as driver Alonzo Cozart , 16, was changing lanes, which he… Read More


Lockport Township Motorcycle Crash Kills One, Injures Another.

A Lockport man died after crashing his motorcycle on Briggs Street in Lockport Township late Friday night. According to the sheriff’s police report, Scott Mulac was driving his motorcycle at a high rate of speed on Briggs Street just south of Oak Avenue. The area is about five miles north of Interstate 80. Around 10:50… Read More


Illinois Traffic Accident Fatalities on the Increase for 2012

Traffic accidents resulting in fatalities are on the upswing for Illinois motorists. Last week, the Illinois Department of Transportation noted that traffic fatalities in 2012 are up 9 percent from 2011. The reasons why are many. Roughly 10 percent of this year’s fatalities are related to distracted driving, specifically drivers checking text and email messages.… Read More


Driver of car cited after colliding with motorcycle in Kankakee

A 40-year-old Tinley Park man has been cited after a car and motorcycle collision occurred in Kankakee on Monday morning. According to police officials, the 50-year-old motorcyclist was traveling on Indiana Avenue when he was struck by a car that changed into his lane quickly in order to turn left at an upcoming intersection. Police… Read More


Chain reaction Accident in Plainfield leaves One Dead, Five Injured

A chain reaction accident at Route 126 and County Line Road just west of Plainfield took the life of one man and sent five others to the hospital on Sauturday, July16th. Around 2:30 in the afternoon a Nissan Altima carrying a family was on westbound Rt. 126 and waitng to turn left on County Line… Read More