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Motorcycle accident in Huntley sends two to the hospital

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2013 7:19 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013 12:09 a.m. CDT

HUNTLEY – Two people were sent to the hospital Sunday evening, after their motorcycle collided with a van at Route 47 and Reed Road in Huntley, according to the Huntley Fire Protection District.

The male driver of the motorcycle suffered significant, but not severe, head injuries and a female passenger suffered minor injuries to her hands and feet, said Battalion Chief Russ Wilson.

Paramedics drove them to Centegra Hospital – Woodstock for treatment after canceling a Flight for Life request. The driver of the van was unharmed, Wilson said.

Officials were not immediately disclosing the identifies of the people involved in the accident.

– Stephen Di Benedetto

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