There was an Illinois motorcycle accident Tuesday (July 22, 2015) in Rock Island County near Joslin.
The accident involved a collision between a motorcycle and SUV on Route 92. Media sources indicate that the accident happened as a Kia Sportage turned left immediately in front of a Harley Davidson motorcycle as the Kia Sportage attempted to access westbound I-88.
The accident happened at 1:45 a.m.
The motorcyclist, identified as John Carlile, 43, of Hillsdale, was airlifted to a Peoria hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.
An excerpt from the July 22, 2015 wqad.com article (with video) titled “Motorcycle and SUV collide head-on near Joslin“:
The Sportage driver, 21-year-old Mang Tum of Rock Island, was cited for failure to yield according to a statement from Illinois State Police.
Additional details and possible updates can be found in a variety of media sources, including the wqad.com article mentioned above and the kwqc.com article of July 22 titled “Motorcycle accident near Joslin injures one.”
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