Motorcyclist Seriously Injured During June 23, 2012 Accident In Quincy, Illinois

A motorcycle accident happened on Saturday afternoon, June 23, in Quincy, Illinois.

The accident occurred at 2:33 p.m., at the intersection of Fourth and State.

Details on the accident are somewhat limited.

An excerpt from the June 23 Quincy Herald-Whig, titled “Motorcycle accident at Fourth and State injures Quincy man” :

The Quincy Police Department reports Jacob L. Scranton, 20, was westbound on State from Fifth at 2:33 p.m. on a 2003 Buell motorcycle. As Scranton was approaching Fourth Street, he was ejected from his motorcycle. Both Scranton and the motorcycle slid into the rear of a westbound 2005 Mercury SUV, driven by a Quincy resident, stopped at the stop sign on State at Fourth Street.

Scranton sustained serious injuries and was taken to Blessing Hospital.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in various media sources including the Quincy Herald-Whig story mentioned above.


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