There was a motorcycle collision with a semi truck Friday (May 18, 2018) afternoon in unincorporated Kaneville Township.
Kane County Sheriff’s Department deputies were called to the accident scene at 12:33 p.m. The accident occurred at the intersection of Main Street and South Lorang Road.
An excerpt regarding the collision that occurred, from the May 21 wspynews.com article titled “Aurora Man Airlifted in Motorcycle vs. Semi Crash in Kaneville“:
The sheriff’s office said initial investigation indicated that a 61 year-old Elgin man, driving a Freightliner semi-tractor was traveling west on Main St. and began to turn south onto South Lorang Rd.
Fifty-eight-year-old James Bailey of Aurora was driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle west on Main St. and struck the passenger side of the semi.
Bailey was flown to a hospital; his accident injuries were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
At the time of the accident, he was not wearing a motorcycle helmet.
The accident investigation continues.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this motorcycle collision with a semi truck can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above as well as other sources.
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