Motorcyclist Injured During Lake in the Hills Hit & Run

There was a crash Tuesday evening (August 6, 2016) in Lake in the Hills that injured a motorcyclist.  The vehicle that struck the motorcycle fled the accident scene (i.e. the accident was a “hit & run accident.”)

Details on the accident appear limited at this time.  The cause of the accident does not appear to be publicly available at this time.

According to the Lake in the Hills Police Department, the accident happened at approximately 6:51 p.m.  At that time, a black SUV struck a motorcycle on eastbound Rakow Road, northwest of McHenry Avenue (at 6900 Rakow Road.)

The SUV then fled the accident scene.

The motorcyclist, identified as a 38-year-old man, was taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.

Those with information concerning the accident are asked to call Lake in the Hills Police at 847-658-5676.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Illinois hit & run accident that injured a motorcyclist can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the September 7, 2016 Northwest Herald article titled “Lake in the Hills hit-and-run crash injures motorcyclist, police say” as well as the September 7 Crystal Lake Patch article titled “Motorcyclist Injured in Hit and Run Crash in Lake in the Hills.”


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