There was a motorcycle accident early this morning (December 28, 2015) on the Kennedy Expressway on Chicago’s Northwest Side.
Details on the accident appear limited at this time. A cause for the accident has not been disclosed. It is unclear if the sleet that was falling in the area had already started at the time of the accident, which was reported to be 4:18 a.m.
According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the single-vehicle accident happened in the Kennedy’s (Interstate 90/94) local inbound lanes near Montrose Avenue.
The motorcyclist was taken to Advocate Masonic Medical Center with injuries described as “serious.”
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the December 28, 2015 Chicago Tribune article titled “Motorcyclist injured in crash on Kennedy Expressway” as well as the December 28 abc7chicago.com article titled “Motorcyclist critically injured in crash on inbound Kennedy Expressway near Montrose Avenue.”
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