Collision Between A SUV And Motorcycle In Decatur

There was a collision between a SUV and motorcycle in Decatur on Monday (September 24, 2018) afternoon.

According to police, this collision between a SUV and motorcycle happened at the intersection of East Grand Avenue and North Clinton Street.

An excerpt regarding the crash, from the September 24, 2018 article titled “2 hospitalized after motorcycle, SUV crash“:

Police say the crash happened Monday afternoon at the intersection of East Grand Avenue and North Clinton Street. They report a Cadillac Escalade pulled out in front of a motorcycle, which was moving westbound on East Grand’s inside lane, before the bike clipped the read driver’s side bumper. The Escalade was moving southbound on North Clinton.

The motorcyclist (a 44-year-old man) and driver of the SUV (a 21-year-old woman) were both treated at the hospital.  Among the injuries to the motorcyclist was a leg injury.

An excerpt regarding this collision between a SUV and motorcycle, from the September 25 Herald & Review article titled “Motorcyclist injured in motorcycle, SUV crash at East Grand and North Clinton” quoting Lt. Shannon Seal:

Seal said the SUV driver was also cited for driving on a suspended license and failing to yield while turning left.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Decatur collision between a SUV and motorcycle can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the articles mentioned above.


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