1 injured after motorcycle crash


MACOUPIN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — One man is hurt after crashing his motorcycle.

Benjamin Schwandner, 35-year-old from Staunton, Il., was traveling eastbound on East Olive Street near the intersection of Williams Street. 

Police say it happened on Saturday, May 9th, around 8 p.m.

Schwandner lost control, causing his motorcycle to roll several times.  He was ejected off the motorcycle and was not wearing a helmet. 

Schwandner was airlifted to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

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