Fatal Motorcycle Crash In Mount Prospect

There was a motorcycle crash Sunday (August 7, 2016) in Mount Prospect.  The crash led to the death of the motorcyclist.

According to Mount Prospect Police, the accident happened at approximately 4:00 p.m., at 1551 Bishop Court.  The accident appears to have involved a motorcycle loss of control.  While media accounts seem to differ, preliminary crash investigation findings seem to indicate that the loss of control happened and then the bike, a 2016 Harley-Davidson, struck a building.

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office pronounced the motorcyclist dead at the accident scene.  She was identified as Charlene Thompson, 51, of Warrenville.

Mount Prospect Police are asking those with information concerning the accident to contact them at (847) 870-5656.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 8, 2016 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Motorcyclist dies in Mount Prospect crash” as well as the August 8 Daily Herald article titled “Warrenville woman dies after her motorcycle crashes into Mount Prospect building.”


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