Motorcycle crash with injuries under investigation

Local News
Motorcycle crash graphic_8304052851518162645

Police are continuing to investigate a one-vehicle motorcycle crash that happened last month in Jo Daviess County.

The Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Office received several 911 calls around 3:12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, involving a crash near the intersection of U.S. Route 20, approximately 3/4 mile west of Summit Drive.

The driver of a black 2009 Harley Davidson was heading west on U.S. Route 20 when he failed to negotiate a corner in the roadway, causing the motorcycle to veer off the roadway to the south and overturn.

Police identified the individual as 40-year-old James Villa, of Timberlake, N.C.

Elizabeth Ambulance Service transported Villa to Freeport Memorial Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

Crews from the Stockton Fire Department, Stockton EMS and Stockton Police Department assisted with the incident.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories