Fatal Motorcycle Accident Near Farmersville, Illinois

A fatal motorcycle accident happened Wednesday morning near Farmersville, Illinois.

It is being reported that Lee Edwards, 57, of Girard, was killed during the accident.  He was heading eastbound on Mine Avenue, near I-55, at approximately 6:25 a.m. when he struck the center median’s curb and lost control of his motorcycle.  He was then ejected from the motorcycle.  Edwards was pronounced dead at the accident scene.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the WSMI Radio story of May 10 titled “Girard Man Killed In A Motorcycle Accident Near Farmersville” as well as the May 9 KMOV.com story titled “Man loses control of motorcycle, dies in Metro East.”


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