Eight bikers crashed in Illinois, two dead
JOLIET, Ill (BIKER DAD)—Eight bikers crashed in Illinois. Two of them are dead after the Saturday crash near Joliet.
WEEK TV reports the bikers were part of an even larger group. One motorcycle crashed. As a result a chain reaction sent seven more down. The station reported the victims were 45-year-old Edwin Torres of Chicago and 57-year-old John O. Melvin II of DuQuoin. DuQuoin is a small town in Southern Illinois.
I-80 westbound was shut down for more than five hours as a result of the crash.