Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Channahon Township, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident on Sunday evening (September 1, 2013) in Channahon Township, Illinois.

The motorcyclist was riding along Front Street, approximately 3/4 mile west of Frontage Road, when his motorcycle left the roadway and overturned.

The motorcyclist has been identified as Brian A. Elsinga, 31, of Channahon.  He was pronounced dead at 8:23 p.m. Sunday.

The accident remains under investigation.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the September 2, 2013 Channahon-Minooka Patch.com article titled “Channahon Man Dies In Motorcycle Crash” as well as the September 2 Joliet Herald-News article titled “Channahon man killed in motorcycle accident,” which also contains remembrances.


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