Wind blamed for serious motorcycle accident

Local News
motorcycle accident

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Two people were seriously hurt when their motorcycle crashed. It happened on I-57, Sunday afternoon.

Ryan and Ashley Romero, of Bonfield, were riding when a strong gust of wind blew them across the road. They crashed into a car passing them in the left lane.

Both were thrown from the vehicle and taken to the hospital. No word on their current conditions.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.