Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Clark County, Illinois

There was a fatal motorcycle accident on Thursday, April 10, in Clark County, Illinois.

The driver of the motorcycle died from injuries sustained after being taken to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.  He was identified as Jackie ‘Jack’ L. Miller, 73, of Linton, Indiana.

An excerpt regarding this Southern Illinois motorcycle accident, from the April 13, 2014 The News-Gazette article titled “Indiana man dies following motorcycle crash” :

According to a Clark County sheriff’s report, Mr. Miller and a second motorcycle rider crashed in the area of 420th Street just north of 2000th Road in rural Clark County (west of Terre Haute) at 11:15 a.m. Thursday.

The other motorcyclist was identified as Miller’s wife, Wanda.  She was also airlifted to Carle Foundation Hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries, and has since been released from the hospital.

The cause of this motorcycle accident is unknown.  The accident remains under investigation by the Clark County Sheriff’s Office and the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Southern Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in The News-Gazette article mentioned above, as well as the Greene County Daily World article of April 14 titled “Updated:  Linton man dies in Illinois motorcycle crash.”


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