Motorcyclist In Critical Condition Following Wadsworth Crash

There was a motorcycle accident at roughly 12:00 p.m. Monday, May 23, 2016 in Wadsworth.

According to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened as a 2014 Harley-Davidson and a 2005 Toyota Corolla collided at Wadsworth and Delaney Roads.

At the time of the crash, the motorcycle was westbound on Wadsworth Road, and the Toyota was traveling south on Delaney Road.

An excerpt from the May 24, 2016 Lake County News-Sun article titled “Motorcyclist critically injured in Wadsworth crash“:

A witness told police the motorcyclist disobeyed a red light and collided with a Toytoa, which was traveling south on Delany Road, Covelli said.

The motorcyclist was ejected from the motorcycle during the accident.  He was taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville for treatment of his accident injuries, and was reported to be in critical condition.    At the time of the crash he was not wearing a helmet.

The driver of the Toyota was taken to Vista Medical Center in Waukegan for treatment of accident injuries, which were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.

The crash remains under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Technical Crash Investigations Unit.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Lake County News-Sun article mentioned above, as well as the May 24 Highland Park Patch article titled “Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Lake County Crash.”


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