Buffalo Grove Man Scott Wicks Killed in Motorcycle Crash: Scott Wicks a beloved member of the Buffalo Grove community was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident on April 15, 2023.
Wicks was driving his 2013 Harley Davidson south on 312th Avenue in Brighton Kenosha County Wisconsin when he failed to negotiate a curve on the wet roadway and crashed into a ditch.
Wicks and his wife were both riding the motorcycle when they got hurt. His wife went to the hospital but her injuries were not life-threatening.
The news of Wicks’ death has left his family friends and community in shock and mourning. Wicks was known for his kind generosity and positive spirit and his sudden passing has left a void that cannot be filled.
The family has requested privacy during this difficult time to grieve and make preparations.
Remembering Scott Wicks
Scott Wicks was born on September 5 1968 in the United States. He was a beloved father stepfather brother husband and friend. Wicks had a great sense of humor and was involved in various community activities.
He loved riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle and he was always happy to help people when they needed it.
After Wicks died his family and friends made a GoFundMe page to collect money for his funeral and where he will be buried. Their aim was to get $100000 but in the first two days the community showed lots of support and they raised over $4000.
Importance of Road Safety
The tragic accident has also highlighted the importance of road safety especially for motorcyclists. When the roads are wet it can be very risky for motorcycle riders.
So it’s very important to be careful and take extra steps to stay safe when you’re riding in these conditions. The Kenosha County Major Crash Assistance Team (MCAT) is currently investigating the accident.
After Wicks died the people who knew him have been very sad and thought a lot about him. Lots of people in the community are helping Wicks’ family during this hard time. Everyone’s kindness and caring show how much Wicks meant to them.
Scott Wicks’ death is a tragic loss to the Buffalo Grove community and he will be deeply missed. His kindness generosity and positive spirit will be remembered by all who knew him.
The family has requested privacy during this challenging time and the community is rallying together to support them in any way possible.
As we mourn the loss of Scott Wicks let us also remember the importance of road safety and take precautions when driving especially in wet conditions. Let us honor his memory by continuing to spread kindness and positivity in our communities.