3 People Critically Injured In West Frankfort Car-Motorcycle Accident

There was a car-motorcycle collision in West Frankfort on Saturday (November 5, 2016) in which three people on motorcycles were injured.

According to West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto, the crash happened at approximately 11:00 a.m., as a driver in a 2012 Buick sedan was traveling northbound on Route 37.  For an undisclosed reason, the Buick crossed the center line and struck a southbound motorcycle.

After this collision, the motorcycle hit another motorcycle.

Three people who were on the motorcycles were critically injured, and flown to a hospital for treatment of their accident injuries.

An excerpt from the kfvs12.com article of November 5, 2016, titled “3 bikers seriously injured in crash in West Frankfort, IL“:

The crash is currently being investigated by West Frankfort Police Department and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department’s accident reconstruction unit.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Southern Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the kfvs12.com article mentioned above, as well as the wsiltv.com article (with video) titled “Three injured after crash north of West Frankfort.”


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