crash generic

OAKLEY, Ill. (WAND) - A motorcyclist who was killed in an accident with a semi-truck in Oakley has been identified.

The Macon County Sheriff's Office said it happened at approximately 5:24 p.m. Saturday near Caleb Road.

The motorcycle driver, 45-year-old Ricky Allen Smith from Mt. Zion, was pronounced dead at the scene. The operator of the semi-truck was not injured.

The Macon County Sheriff's Office and Illinois State Police are still investigating the crash.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.