Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Williamson County, Illinois Leaves Two Dead

Two people died in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Williamson County, Illinois.

The couple, Kenneth Waller, 76, and Ruby Waller, 65, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, were the two people killed.

The two were riding on a motorcycle, traveling north on Interstate 57, and exiting to Route 148 at approximately 4:15 p.m., when the motorcycle left the roadway and struck a tree.

The accident remains under investigation.

Additional details and possible updates can be found in a variety of media sources including the August 19 WSILTV.com article titled “Two Killed in Motorcycle Accident” as well as the August 20 TheSouthern.com article titled “Two killed when cycle hits tree.”


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