A motorcyclist was injured this afternoon in an accident in Machesney Park, Illinois.
Details are limited. However, the accident happened at approximately 3:15 p.m. and is said to have occurred when the motorcyclist pulled out in front of another vehicle at Forest Hills Road and Irving Boulevard.
The car that struck the motorcyclist was driven by an off-duty Sheriff’s deputy.
Neither the name of the motorcyclist or deputy has been released.
Additional details and possible updates can be found in a variety of media sources including the Rockford Register Star story of May 17 titled “Motorcyclist hit by off-duty deputy in Machesney Park.”
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