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McHenry man killed in motorcycle crash identified

McHENRY – Officials on Tuesday released the name of a McHenry man killed Sunday in a motorcycle crash after he struck a tree.

The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office said a preliminary investigation found Leonard W. Jensen III, 55, of McHenry was riding a 2010 Harley-Davidson motorcycle west on Ringwood Road west of Meadowhill Lane when it left the road and struck a tree.

The intersection was closed for several hours while the crash was investigated.

Jensen was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, deputies said. Investigations are ongoing by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office Major Crash Investigation Unit and the McHenry County Coroner’s Office.

The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, Johnsburg Police Department, McHenry County Conservation Police and McHenry Fire Protection District were called at 6:46 p.m. Sunday to a report of a motorcycle crash near Ringwood Road and Meadowhill Lane. No one else was involved in the crash.

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