Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Kane County, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon (April 19, 2014) in Kane County, Illinois.

According to the Kane County Sheriff’s Office, this motorcycle accident happened at approximately 3:10 p.m., when a motorcyclist, riding a 2007 Harley, traveling eastbound on Route 20 west of Switzer Road, went off the roadway and struck a guardrail.  It is unknown at this time as to why the motorcycle left the roadway.

The motorcyclist, identified as Sharon Schultz, 54, of Geneva, was taken to Presence St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin, where she was pronounced dead.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the April 20, 2014 Chicago Tribune article titled “Geneva woman killed in motorcycle accident in Kane County” as well as the April 19 Kane County Chronicle article titled “Geneva woman dies in Plato Township motorcycle crash.”


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