First responders went to the accident scene at approximately 1:45 p.m. According to Elgin Police, the accident scene was at McLean Boulevard and Bowes Road.
The accident happened when a motorcyclist collided with a utility truck that had parked in the right traffic lane. At the time of the accident the motorcyclist was traveling southbound on McLean.
The motorcyclist, currently identified only as a 48-year-old male, reportedly suffered “serious injuries” and was taken to Presence St. Joseph for treatment of his accident injuries.
The accident in under investigation by the Elgin Police Department’s Traffic Unit. Those with information concerning this motorcycle crash are asked to call 847-289-2661.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this motorcycle accident are seen in a variety of media sources, including the September 24, 2015 Elgin Courier-News article titled “Bowes Road closed as Elgin police investigate motorcycle crash” as well as the September 24 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Motorcyclist seriously injured in Elgin crash.”
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