Plainfield Motorcycle Accident On Route 59 Critically Injures Rider

There was a Plainfield motorcycle accident Saturday (August 18, 2018) on Route 59.  The accident happened near Route 59 and Champion Drive and involved a motorcycle that collided with a sedan.

An excerpt from the August 18, 2018 Joliet Patch article titled “Motorcyclist Airlifted After Route 59 Crash“:

A motorcyclist was in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle at around 5:05 p.m. Saturday near Route 59 and Champion Drive. Police said the man, 48, was heading south on Route 59 when a woman driving a two-door sedan attempted to make a left turn on Champion and the two collided.

The motorcyclist was flown to Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove for treatment of his accident injuries.  He was reported to be in critical condition.

The driver of the car refused medical treatment at the accident scene.

This Plainfield motorcycle accident remains under investigation.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.


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