Woman dies in Oak Brook motorcycle crash
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A motorcyclist died in a crash late Friday in west suburban Oak Brook, police said.
The crash happened at 10 p.m. near Midwest Road and Interstate 88 between the motorcycle and another vehicle, Oak Brook police said in a statement.
Responding officers found the motorcyclist, identified as 60-year-old Joyce Richardson, on the road with a “traumatic leg injury,” according to police and the DuPage County coroner’s office. She was the only person on the bike at the time.
Richardson, of Westmont, was taken to a hospital where she later died, authorities said.
Wilson Pappachen, of Grayslake, was driving the other vehicle and was not injured. He was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and failure to yelied when turning left, police said.
Additional details were not available Saturday afternoon.