Two Hit & Run Accidents Involving Injuries

Two recent hit & run accidents in Will County are featured in the November 16, 2015 Joliet Patch article titled “Cops Hunting Fugitive From Horrific Crash” and the November 16 Romeoville Patch article titled “Hit-and-Run Crash In Plainfield Leaves 1 Hospitalized.”

Both of these hit & run accidents resulted in accident injuries for those involved.  In the crash discussed in the Joliet Patch article, one man suffered “severe head injuries.”  In the crash summarized in the Romeoville Patch, accident injuries were not specified, but were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.

Additional details regarding these two Will County hit & run crashes can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the two Patch stories mentioned above.

Joliet Resident Dies Following Bicycle Accident

There was a fatal bicycle accident Wednesday night (November 11, 2015) in Joliet.

Details on the accident – and especially its causes – appear limited at this time.

According to Joliet Police, the accident happened when a man riding a bicycle was struck by a vehicle at E. Washington St. and South Boulder Avenue.

The bicyclist, who died after being taken to Silver Cross Hospital, was identified by the Will County Coroner’s Office as Raul Weeks, 57, of Joliet.

An excerpt from the Joliet Patch article of November 12, 2015, titled “Man Killed While Riding Bicycle In Joliet“:

Police said no tickets were issued at the scene and the incident is still under investigation.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Will County accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Joliet Patch article mentioned above, as well as the November 12 wjol.com article titled “Joliet Man Struck While Riding Bicycle; Dies At Hospital.”