Fatal Motorcycle Accident On The Edens Expressway

There was a fatal motorcycle accident on Chicago’s Edens Expressway early this morning (August 27, 2013).

The motorcycle accident happened in the northbound lanes of the Edens near the Wilson Avenue exit.  According to the Illinois State Police (ISP), the motorcyclist collided with a bridge support at approximately 1:15 a.m.

The motorcyclist, identified as Willie Carrington, 29, of Glenview, was pronounced dead at the accident scene.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

Additional information and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 27 Chicago Tribune article titled “Officials:  Glenview man dies in Edens motorcycle crash” as well as the August 27 DNAInfo.com article titled “Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash on Edens.”


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