Illinois Motorcycle Accident In Jo Daviess County

There was an Illinois motorcycle accident Saturday (August 16, 2014) north of Galena, Illinois, in Jo Daviess County.

The accident happened on West Council Hill Road some time before 3:25 p.m.

The accident happened when the motorcyclist slowed for traffic ahead of him, and in doing so lost control of the motorcycle.  His bike went into the ditch.

The motorcyclist was identified as Joseph Jans, 57.  He was injured in the motorcycle crash and was taken to Midwest Medical Center in Galena.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 17, 2014 article titled “Motorcycle rider hurt in Jo Daviess County crash” as well as the August 19 article titled “Illinois man injured in motorcycle accident in rural Galena.”


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