Naperville Motorcycle Crash Involving Loss Of Control

There was a motorcycle accident Monday afternoon (September 19, 2016) in Naperville.   As a result of the crash, the motorcyclist was seriously injured.

According to the Naperville Police Department, the crash happened as a motorcyclist was riding northbound on Wehrli Road, heading toward Lisson Road.  At approximately 1:15 p.m., the motorcyclist, who was riding a 2003 Honda CBR,  lost control of the motorcycle.  The reason for this loss of control does not appear to be publicly available at this time.  [As discussed on the “Motorcycle Loss Of Control” page, there are many reasons why a motorcyclist can lose control of a bike.]

The motorcyclist, who was identified as Victor Torres, 29, of Naperville, was taken to Edward Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.  His injuries were considered to be “life-threatening” in nature.

The crash remains under investigation by the  Naperville Police Traffic Unit.

Those having information concerning the crash are asked to contact the Naperville Police Department’s Traffic Unit at 630-420-8833.

Additional details regarding this motorcycle crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the CBS Chicago article of September 20, 2016, titled “Naperville Police Investigating Serious Traffic Crash” as well as the Sepember 20 Naperville Patch article titled “Naperville Motorcyclist Fighting for His Life After Crash.”


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