Saturday night motorcycle crash
results in DUI charges
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[July 31, 2017]
Following Preliminary Information is Being Released by Illinois
State Police District 9:
WHAT: Personal Injury Motorcycle Crash/DUI
WHERE: Illinois Route 10 at 100 Ave, Logan County
WHEN: Saturday, 07/29/2017 7:22 p.m.
VEHICLE: 2001 Harley Davidson Motorcycle
DRIVER: 52 year old male – Allen R. Taylor--- Weldon, IL
PASSENGER: 44 year old female – Amy L. Taylor--- Weldon, IL
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PRELIMINARY: Unit one was traveling eastbound on Illinois Route
10 approaching 100 Avenue in rural Logan county when the driver failed to
properly negotiate an upcoming curve in the roadway. Unit one left the roadway,
went down a small embankment and came to rest in an open field. Both occupants
were thrown from the motorcycle. The driver and passenger of the motorcycle were
transported to an area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries
sustained during the crash.
CHARGES: Driving under the influence
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
[Sgt. Michael Heffner-DeWitt
Illinois State Police]