Motorcycle crash on I-57 Sunday sends two to hospital
Two people are recovering from a motorcyclist crash Sunday morning on I-57.
The accident occurred half a mile north of milepost 208 in Douglas County.
Illinois State Police said a car was passing a motorcycle when a strong crosswind caused the motorcycle to lose control.
Both motorcycle riders were ejected.
The passenger was airlifted to a local hospital. The driver was also taken to the hospital.
Both riders were wearing helmets at the time of the crash.