VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — A Westville man had to be airlifted to the hospital after a motorcycle-truck accident. It happened on Route 1, in south Danville, about 11 am, Wednesday.
Police say the truck was driving northbound when a pedestrian ran out in front of it. The driver slammed on the brakes.
The motorcyclist was right behind the truck and lost control before ending up in the southbound lanes. No word on the extent of the victim’s injuries.
The pedestrian was issued several tickets including walking improperly on a roadway.