There was an Illinois motorcycle accident Wednesday morning (September 23, 2015) in Quincy.
According to the Quincy Police Department, the accident happened at 8:05 a.m., at the intersection of 12th Street and Locust Street.
At that time, a motorcyclist was traveling west on Locust, when he was struck by a motorist driving a minivan north on 12th Street. The motorcyclist was ejected from the motorcycle during the collision.
A witness told police the minivan did not stop for a red light.
The motorcyclist, identified as Gary E. Russell, 65, of Quincy, was taken to Blessing Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.
The motorist was identified as Randale J. Starman, 31, of Quincy. He was ticketed for failure to identify a traffic control device.
An excerpt from the whig.com article of September 23, 2015 titled “Quincy man injured in motorcycle accident“:
Starman told police that the brakes on his vehicle were not working properly.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the whig.com article mentioned above, as well as the September 24 khmoradio.com article titled “Quincy Motorcyclist Injured in Collision at 12th and Locust.”
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