Fatal Motorcycle Collision In Chicago’s Hermosa Neighborhood

There was a fatal Chicago motorcycle accident Saturday morning (May 6, 2017) in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

An excerpt regarding the fatal crash, as seen in the Chicago Sun-Times article of May 8, 2017 titled “Motorcyclist killed in Hermosa crash“:

Jesus Deleon, 33, was riding a motorcycle east in the 4600 block of West Fullerton about 11 a.m. when he tried to pass a Nissan that was turning, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He lost control, and the bike struck the driver’s side of the Nissan.

Deleon, of Chicago, was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center for treatment of his accident injuries.  According to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, he died in the afternoon.  An autopsy determined he died from multiple crash injuries.

According to Chicago Police, the driver of the Nissan was not cited.

The accident remains under investigation by the Chicago Police Department’s Major Accidents Investigation Unit.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Chicago motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Sun-Times article mentioned above.


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