On March 12, 2019, at approximately 1:39 P.M. the Downers Grove Police Department responded to a report of a traffic crash involving a car and a motorcycle in the intersection of Main and 67th Streets. The driver of the motorcycle suffered serious injuries and was transported by the Downers Grove Fire Department to Good Samaritan Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The driver's name will not be released pending the notification of family.
The preliminary investigation indicates the car was turning left onto 67th Street from northbound Main Street when it was struck by the motorcycle which was traveling southbound on Main Street. The crash is under investigation by the Downers Grove Police Department and the F.I.A.T. Major Crash Reconstruction Team.
Anyone with additional information is asked to please contact the Downers Grove Police Department at (630) 434-5600.