Motorcyclist Dies Following Lemont Car-Motorcycle Collision

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday (September 3, 2017) in Lemont.  The accident involved a collision between a motorcycle and a car.

As often seen in collisions discussed on this site, this accident appears to have involved a car making a left-hand turn in front of an oncoming motorcycle.

The accident scene was at Main and Illinois.

The motorcyclist was identified as Michael Havemann, 63, of Lemont.  He died at the accident scene.

An excerpt regarding the fatal crash, as seen in the September 5, 2017 Lemont Patch article titled “Lemont Man Killed In Car Accident:  Police.”

According to police, investigation continues with reconstruction, however, there doesn’t appear to be any criminal intent in the accident. Police said Havemann was driving eastbound on Main, when a vehicle on westbound Main attempted to turn left onto Illinois.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Illinois motorcycle collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Lemont Patch article mentioned above.


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