The Chicago Sun Times is reporting from Chicago’s southwest suburban Worth that a motorcyclist has died after a collision with a Jeep..
The motorcycle rider was twenty-five year old Joseph McMurray. He passed away a short time after the accident, which occurred at approximately 8:00 PM on the Southwest Highway in the 7200 block near Harlem Avenue in suburban North. This information comes from the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
McMurray was received by Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was declared as deceased 9:14 PM, again, according to the medical examiner’s office said. It is not known if anyone in the Jeep was hurt.
Few other details are available on this crash although it is presumed that the accident investigation is ongoing.
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