A St. Charles motorcycle-SUV collision occurred Sunday (June 14, 2020) afternoon. This St. Charles motorcycle collision involved a motorcycle and SUV. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead after being taken to the hospital. The motorcyclist was identified as Jorge Perez, 24, of Chicago.
First responders were called to the accident scene at approximately 4:15 p.m. The accident scene was in the 2500 block of North 5th Avenue (IL. Route 25.)
This motorcycle-SUV collision is discussed in a variety of media sources, including the Kane County Connects post of June 15, 2020 titled “Sunday Motorcycle Crash On Route 25 In St. Charles Takes Life Of Chicago Man.”
A preliminary investigation has shown that a Suzuki GSX-R motorcycle driven by Perez was northbound North 5th Avenue between Country Club Road and Red Gate Road. The motorcycle entered the southbound lanes in an attempt to pass two other northbound vehicles, then struck a southbound green Ford Escape head-on.
Witnesses said Perez was traveling in a large group of motorcycles. Perez reportedly stopped to block traffic in the intersection of North 5th Avenue and Country Club Road so that the other motorcycles could go through the intersection together.
In attempt to catch up to the group, Perez attempted to pass the two vehicles and struck the southbound Ford Escape, police said.
Upon arriving, paramedics found Perez unresponsive. Paramedics attempted to resuscitate Perez. He was taken to Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Ford Escape received medical treatment by paramedics at the accident scene . The driver was released following this medical treatment.
This motorcycle-SUV collision remains under investigation.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the post mentioned above.
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