Sangamon Co. Crash Report: Pickup vs. motorcycle crash at Waverly Rd and IL-104 kills 1

Crash Report – Wavery Rd & IL-104,

Sangamon Co., IL


Report ID: 2024 May 18

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1: Motorcycle

Traffic Unit 2: Pickup truck

Occupants: 2

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Unknown

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition: Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Angle

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


SANGAMON CO., IL – A 65-year-old motorcyclist died Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash at an intersection in southwest Sangamon County.

The incident occurred at 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Waverly Road and IL-104. This is just east of the city of Waverly.

Police say that the eastbound motorcyclist struck a northbound pickup truck when the driver of the latter vehicle neglected to yield the right of way at the intersection.

The motorcyclist, identified as James Comerford, died at the scene of the accident.

The 27-year-old driver of the pickup truck received a citation.

A full investigation is underway.

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Please note that the report presented above draws upon details published by WCIA and should NOT be used as an official crash report. 


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