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Semi-truck vs. motorcycle crash kills 1 in SE McLean Co.

Publish Date: 2023, 02, 11

BELLFLOWER, IL – A 75-year-old motorcyclist died one month ago when he was struck by an 18-wheeler at a busy intersection in Bellflower, reports WJBC News.

The incident happened at 12:52 p.m. on Tuesday, January 10th, at the intersection of South State Street and IL-54, which is just southwest of the Bellflower Fire Department.

The investigation thus far indicates that the southbound Harley Davidson entered the path of the tractor-trailer at the intersection.

Authorities identified the motorcyclist as Larry Sosamon of Saybrook.

The truck driver did not sustain injuries in the collision.

A full investigation is underway.

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