Motorcycle Accident In Palatine, Illinois

There was a motorcycle accident in Palatine, Illinois on Monday afternoon, September 3.

The accident happened on Route 53, south of Lake Cook Road, at approximately 4:20 p.m.

According to the Illinois State Police, the motorcyclist, a man from Wheeling, was riding at high speed when he crashed the bike.

The motorcyclist was taken to Northwest Community Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Additional details and possible updates can be found in a variety of media sources including the September 3 Daily Herald story titled “Wheeling man crashes motorcycle, stalls Route 53 traffic” as well as the September 4 Palatine Patch story titled “Motorcycle Crash Shut Down 53 In Palatine.”


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