Motorcyclist Crashes And Is Injured In Aurora

There was a motorcycle accident Saturday evening (August 8, 2015) in Aurora.

The accident happened at approximately 6:45 p.m., in the 1000 block of Solfisburg Avenue.

The motorcyclist, identified as Jose Rivera, 32, of Aurora, is reported to have lost control of his motorcycle after which he was ejected from the bike.  The motorcycle then crashed into a nearby parked vehicle.

Rivera skidded down the road.

When paramedics arrived, Rivera was unconscious.  He was taken to an Aurora hospital for treatment of his accident injuries, which are reported to include head trauma as well as other serious injuries.

An excerpt from the Chicago Tribune August 10, 2015 article titled “Aurora man seriously injured in motorcycle crash“:

He was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Tribune article mentioned above, as well as the August 10 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Man seriously injured in Aurora motorcycle crash.”


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