I really hope God helps this riders friends and family through this time.
By Dawn Rhodes Tribune reporter
9:31 p.m. CDT, June 28, 2011
A 29-year-old man was killed after his motorcycle collided with a semi-tractor trailer in Schaumburg Tuesday afternoon, according to police officials.
The crash occurred at 4:21 p.m. at Irving Park Road and Mitchell Boulevard, according to Schaumburg Police news release. The 18-wheeler was traveling east on Irving Park Road and began making a left turn onto northbound Mitchell Boulevard, police said, citing preliminary information. The motorcycle, traveling west on Irving Park, then struck the semi in the intersection, according to police.
The motorcyclist was taken to Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village, where he later died. Authorities were not releasing his name, pending notification of his family.
No traffic citations were issued to the 48-year-old truck driver from Batavia and the investigation was on-going as of Tuesday evening, police said.
A stretch of Irving Park Road between Roselle Road and Wright Boulevard was closed after the crash but re-opened at 8:50 p.m.
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