Two Belleville Motorcycle Crashes Along West Illinois 161

There were two separate Belleville motorcycle crashes on Monday (July 2, 2018) night.  Both accidents happened on West Illinois 161.  According to the Belleville Fire Department, both motorcyclists were seriously injured.

The crashes occurred at 7:53 p.m. and at 9:25 p.m.

Details on these Southern Illinois crashes appear very limited.  The causes of the crashes do not appear to be publicly disclosed at this time.

An excerpt regarding these Belleville motorcycle crashes, from the July 3, 2018 article titled “Two injured in motorcycle accidents in Belleville, IL“:

The crashes happened within two hours of each other and on the same stretch of road. Both crashes were on West Illinois 161 within a quarter-mile of each other, according to the Belleville Fire Department.

Additional details and possible updates concerning these Belleville motorcycle crashes can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.


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