Two people were killed on Saturday, July 16 when the driver of a pickup truck left his lane and ran into multiple motorcycles in the oncoming lane.
The accident occurred around 3 p.m. on State Park Road when the 60-year-old southbound truck driver hit the motorcycles headed north. The truck driver’s vehicle caught fire and he died at the scene. One motorcyclist, a 43-year-old from Rothschild was declared dead at the Centegra McHenry Medical Center while five other motorcyclists were treated for injuries.
Multi-agency Lake County Major Crash Assistance Team is still investigating what exactly caused the truck driver to leave his lane.
The attorneys with Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® know how devastating an accident can be when it involved a motorcyclist. Our thoughts go out to both victims and their loved ones.