Motorcyclist From Normal, IL Injured In Accident

A motorcycle accident happened in McDonough County, Illinois on Saturday.

Details of the accident appear to differ among news sources.

However, it is being reported that the motorcycle accident happened Saturday at approximately 1:35 p.m. on U.S. 67, less than a mile south of McDonough County Road 900N.

The motorcyclist, Linda L. Kaufman, 56, of Normal, Illinois, was traveling northbound when she drove off of the roadway and entered a ditch.  The motorcycle then hit a culvert and the bike flew into the air, rolling several times before coming to a rest in a ditch.

Kaufman is said to be hospitalized in good condition.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of news sources including The Register-Mail article of May 20 titled “Woman did not die in motorcycle crash” as well as the May 19 story titled “McDonough County motorcycle accident sends one to the hospital.”


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