There was a fatal motorcycle accident Wednesday (October 14, 2015) in Elgin.
According to Elgin Police, the accident happened at approximately 10:55 a.m., at the intersection of Center Street and Chicago Street.
An excerpt from the October 14, 2015 Daily Herald article titled “Motorcyclist dies after striking school bus in Elgin“:
Authorities determined in a preliminary investigation that the motorcyclist struck an Elgin Area School District U-46 bus after failing to stop at a red light at the intersection of Center and Chicago streets, police said.
At the time of the accident, the motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Center Street, whereas the school bus was traveling eastbound on Chicago Street.
The motorcyclist, later identified as Adnan Azeemullah, 18, was taken to Presence St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin for treatment of his crash injuries. He was pronounced dead there.
The school bus driver was not injured during the crash, and the school bus carried no passengers at the time of the accident.
This motorcycle collision is under investigation by the Elgin Police Department Traffic Unit. Those with information concerning the accident are asked to call (847) 289-2661.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle collision can be found in a variety of media sources, including the Daily Herald article mentioned above, as well as the October 14 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “18-year-old motorcyclist killed in crash with school bus in Elgin.”
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