Car-Motorcycle Collision In LaSalle County

There was a motorcycle accident Sunday (April 16, 2017) near Leland in LaSalle County.

According to preliminary information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP), the collision involved a motorcycle and a car.

The crash happened on Route 34 near Route 23 east of Leland.  The accident happened at 10:26 p.m.

An excerpt regarding the collision, as seen in the April 18 article titled “Accident under investigation“:

According to the report, the two drivers involved in the crash were Lauren Kueteman, 23, of Ottawa and Shane Hultine, 26, of Aurora. Preliminary investigation indicates Kueteman failed to yield while turning left. The crash remains under investigation by ISP District 17 and the Illinois State Police Crash Reconstruction Unit.

Hultine, the motorcyclist, was flown to a hospital for medical treatment of his accident injuries.

Kueteman was not injured during the collision.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above, as well as the April 18 article titled “Aurora Man Flown to Hospital After Motorcycle Crash Near Leland.”


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