Martinton Motorcyclist Sent to Hospital After Collision with Car
A Martinton resident was sent to Provena St. Mary’s Hospital on Monday, July 16th after his motorcycle was hit by a car.
David Memeth, 50, was southbound on Indiana Avenue in Kankakee, just north of Court Street. At the same time Amjad Salemeh, of Tinley Park, was also southbound on Indiana Avenue when he switched lanes quickly in order to make a left turn onto Birch Street.
As Salemeh moved his 1998 Volvo to the left hand lane to make the turn, he hit Memeth’s 2011 Harley Davidson Super Glider. Police were called to accident site around 9:59 a.m. Memeth was sent to Provena St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee where he was treated and released. The 40-year-old Salameh was cited for improper lane usage.
Accidents involving two vehicles can leave long lasting injuries that are not apparent during initial treatments. If you or a loved one knows someone who has been injured in a two-vehicle accident, call Spiros Law, P.C. to explore your legal options.