Long Grove Motorcycle Crash Along Route 83 Leads To Serious Injuries

A Long Grove motorcycle crash occurred on Saturday (May 22, 2021) on Route 83 at Endwood Drive. Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies began to go the accident scene at approximately 8:30 a.m.

This Long Grove motorcycle crash is discussed in the May 22, 2021 Lake County Sheriff’s Office media release titled “Serious Long Grove Motorcycle Crash.” An excerpt from the media release:

Sheriff’s Deputies arrived and found the operator of the motorcycle, a 25-year-old man of Hawthorn Woods, had been ejected and sustained significant injuries.

Preliminary investigation shows the motorcycle operator was traveling northbound on Route 83 at a high rate of speed.  Witnesses reported the operator was driving recklessly and weaving in and out of traffic.  As the operator approached Endwood Drive, he struck the rear-end of a northbound Honda Accord, driven by a 72-year-old, man of Prospect Heights.  The motorcycle operator, who was wearing a helmet, was ejected and sustained serious injuries.  

The motorcyclist was taken to  Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville for treatment of his injuries. Those injuries were considered to be serious injuries but non-life-threatening in nature.

The driver of the Honda sustained what were considered to be minor injuries and was not taken to the hospital.

According to the media release, charges are pending against the motorcyclist.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Long Grove motorcycle crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the media release mentioned above.

There are many activities that a motorcycle rider can engage in that are considered to be high-risk. These actions are discussed on the “High-Risk Motorcyclist Actions” page. These high-risk activities range in nature, and have often led to crashes involving serious injuries. Many of these injuries are life-threatening in nature and often lead to fatalities.

Many Illinois motorcycle crashes stemming from these activities have been summarized on this site.

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