Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Southern Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday afternoon (May 4, 2014) on Illinois Route 140 in Madison County, Illinois.

The motorcyclist was traveling eastbound on Illinois Route 140 near Stanley Road at approximately 1:06 p.m., when he lost control of the bike, hit a curb and then a sign.

The motorcyclist, identified as Dustin E. Aldridge, 27, of Wood River, was taken to Alton Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead shortly after.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the May 5, 2014 thetelegraph.com article titled “Wood River man dies in motorcycle accident” as well as the May 5 stltoday.com article titled “Motorcyclist killed in Alton crash.”


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