2 Motorcycles Collide, One Person Dead In Montgomery County Illinois

Amber Dawn Beck, 21, of Pana, died Monday after injuries she sustained in a motorcycle crash Sunday, August 1 in Montgomery County, Illinois.  She was the passenger on the motorcycle.

An excerpt from the ksdk.com story of August 3, titled “Amber Beck dies of injuries from Sunday cycle crash” :

21 year old Amber Dawn Beck of Pana was riding on a 2002 Yamaha with a male friend when their ‘cycle collided with a second motorcycle which was making a U-Turn on North 21st Street in Montgomery County Sunday afternoon.

The drivers of both of the motorcycles were also injured in the collision and transported to a hospital in Hillsboro, Illinois.

Beck was airlifted to the Springfield facility where she died late Monday.  The investigation into the accident continues and charges are still a possibility according to authorities with the Illinois State Police.