A man was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday night in the Southwest Side Garfield Ridge neighborhood near Midway International Airport, police said.
About 10 p.m., the 29-year-old was traveling east on a Ducati motorcycle in the 5000 block of West 55th Street when his motorcycle rear-ended a 2015 GMC Acadia that was turning east out of a parking lot, according to Chicago Police.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 3 Injured After Shooting In Humboldt Park
The man was thrown from the motorcycle and into oncoming traffic, where he was then struck by a Jeep Wrangler traveling west on 55th, police said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Warm, Sunny Week Ahead
He was pronounced dead on the scene, according to the Chicago Fire Department. The Cook County medical examiner’s office didn’t immediately confirm the death.
No other injuries were reported, police said. The police Major Accident Investigations Unit was investigating.MORE NEWS: Northwestern University Bans All Social Activities At Campus Fraternities Until At Least Mid-October After Reports Of Drugging
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