CHICAGO (STMW) — A motorcyclist was critically injured after a crash involving three other vehicles on the inbound Kennedy Expressway (I-90/I-94) Thursday night.
About 9:55 p.m., a motorcyclist was speeding and lost control near Irving Park Road, Illinois State Police Master Sgt. Rodney Collins said.READ MORE: Northwestern University Bans All Social Activities At Campus Fraternities Until At Least Mid-October After Reports Of Drugging
The motorcycle struck another vehicle in the rear, and its driver was thrown from the bike, Collins said. The driver received critical injuries to his head and spinal cord, he said.READ MORE: Evanston Police Called To A Stabbing, Fatal Shooting Incident
The initial crash caused a chain reaction of collisions involving three other vehicles, but none of the other drivers were injured, Collins said.MORE NEWS: Family Remembers Azul De La Garza, Young Woman Shot And Killed In West Elsdon, As 'Beautiful Soul' With A Future In Art
Two lanes were closed at 11:45 p.m. for crash reconstruction, but reopened after about an hour.