Rapids City Motorcycle Crash Along I-80 Leads To Fatality

There was a Rapids City motorcycle crash Saturday (July 6, 2019) night. This Rapids City motorcycle crash is being attributed to a loss of control that led to an ejection. The crash occurred as the motorcycle was traveling westbound on I-80 and attempting to exit at Exit 1.

First responders were called to the accident scene at 10:15 p.m.

An excerpt regarding this Rapid City motorcycle crash, from the July 8, 2019 kwqc.com article titled “One dead after motorcycle accident in Rapids City, Illinois.”

Officials with the Illinois State Police say a vehicle was traveling westbound on I-80 and was exiting at Exit 1 (Illinois Route 84, Rapids City).

For reasons unknown, officials say the driver, who was driving a 2007 Honday Motorcycle, lost control and was then thrown from the motorcycle.

The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital in Silvis, Illinois and pronounced dead.

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


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