Fatal Motorcycle Collision In Hoffman Estates

There was a fatal motorcycle collision Saturday (July 2, 2016) in Hoffman Estates.  The accident involved a motorcycle colliding with another vehicle.  Media sources differ as to whether the other vehicle was a SUV or pickup truck.

The crash occurred at approximately 9:20 p.m., at Route 72 and Huntington Boulevard, as pictured below:

Details regarding the collision appear to be limited at this time.  The motorcyclist, who died at the accident scene has been identified as Brandon Canales, 30, of Schaumburg.

However, the reason for the crash does not appear to have been publicly disclosed.

The driver and passengers of the other vehicle were not injured.

An excerpt from the July 7, 2016 Daily Herald article titled “Schaumburg man killed in motorcycle crash“:

According to the Cook County medical examiner’s office, Canales died from multiple injuries. The death was ruled an accident.

The crash remains under investigation by the Hoffman Estates Police Department.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the Daily Herald article mentioned above, as well as the July 6 The Cardinal article titled “Fatal Motorcycle, Pickup Truck Crash at Higgins Road and Huntington Boulevard Hoffman Estates.”


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