Williamson County, Illinois Fatal Motorcycle Accident

There was a fatal motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Williamson County, Illinois.

According to thesouthern.com article of August 25, titled “Cycle crashes reported; at least one person dead” :

Steven Matuszczak, 20, or Herrin, was pronounced dead from injuries suffered in an accident about 2:10 p.m. on Grassy Road just west of Pine Ridge Road, said Williamson County Coroner Michael “Junior” Burke.

Matuszczak was said to be traveling south on Grassy Road at the time of the accident, when his motorcycle left the roadway and hit a guardrail.

The accident remains under investigation.

The article also reports of another motorcycle accident, this one involving a car, on Route 154.

Additional information and possible updates of these accidents can be seen in a variety of media sources including thesouthern.com article mentioned above, as well as the August 25 WSILTV.com story of August 25 titled “Franklin County Crash Sends One Person to Hospital.”


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