A 65 year old man from Henry died in a Motorcycle Accident South of Tiskilwa on September 18, 2022. According to Sheriff James Reed, at approximately 2:22 PM on Sunday, Bureau County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a single vehicle motorcycle accident on East 1900 Street, about two miles south of Tiskilwa. According to the press release, A black and white 1993 Harley Davidson motorcycle appeared to have lost control while traveling South on East 1900 Street. A 65 year old male from Henry, the only occupant, was transported to OSF Saint Clare Medical Center in Princeton. He was later pronounced deceased at the hospital. His name is being withheld pending notification of family.
The accident remains under investigation by the Bureau County Sheriff’s Office and Bureau County Coroner, Janice Wamhoff. Tiskilwa Fire and Ambulance responded as well as Princeton Fire Department.