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Local Man Dies In Michigan City, Indiana Motorcycle Accident

Posted by Guy DiMartino | Oct 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michigan City, Indiana motorcycle accident kills local man.

According to the Michigan City News-Dispatch, John Bibb of Michigan City died in a motorcycle crash earlier this month on US-20, just east of Johnson Road.   The LaPorte County Sheriff's reported that Mr. Bibb ran into the back of a vehicle stopped on US-20 waiting to make a left hand turn.

A number of accidents have happened in this stretch of US-20.  Part of the problem is the lack of turning lanes except at major intersections.   Sheriff Mike Mollenhauer said “You have to be alert, be patient and slow down.”

Our hearts go out to Mr. Bibb's family.  It is terrible when somebody loses their live in a motorcycle accident.

With the summer weather here many more people are on their motorcycles enjoying our Northwest Indiana roads.  Motorcycles are dangerous and every year we lose people because of crashes.   According to Indiana Traffic Safety Facts, in 2009, 113 people lost their lives on motorcycles.   Driver distraction is one of the major causes of motorcycle accidents.   As Sheriff Mollenhauer said, we all must “be alert, be patient, and slow down” when driving in Michigan City.

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Guy DiMartino

I have loved helping people in need for almost three decades.  It has been my privilege to serve people as their pastor, chiropractor, and lawyer.  The current focus of my legal practice and life’s passion is helping the seriously injured receive complete compensation for their injuries. I am a Florida Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney. What that really means is that I am no stranger to the courtroom.  I have successfully tried and handled serious cases in state and federal courts.  My backgrounds in both law and chiropractic medicine have given me a unique perspective, extensive knowledge, and wide experience to serve those I represent. For years as a chiropractic physician, I treated my patients to alleviate their pain and suffering. Now as their lawyer, I fight to bring them financial compensation for their pain and suffering. During my years of service, I have handled many traumatic injury cases ranging from the traumatic amputation of a limb to brain and spinal cord injury.  I consider it an honor to serve you and your family. When a person entrusts me and I accept to represent them, I don’t take that relationship and responsibility lightly. My approach is that we work as a team. We are partners and our goal is the best outcome for you and your family with the highest level of communication throughout. I am always available by phone or email to discuss my potential representation of your injury case. I handle cases throughout Florida. Education: National University of Health Sciences – BS (1984), DC (1986) Valparaiso University School of Law – JD, summa cum laude (1999) Bar Admissions: Florida (2000), Indiana (1999), Illinois (2000, expired); US District Courts of Appeals (11th Circuit, 7th Circuit); United States District Courts: Southern and Middle Districts of Florida; Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana; Northern and Central Districts of Illinois; and District of Colorado. Certification:  Civil Trial, Florida Bar Guy DiMartino on Google+ – Circle Guy on Google+ Guy DiMartino on Google+

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