CHICAGO (CBS) — A 51-year-old man died early Friday morning after crashing his motorcycle into a guardrail in southwest suburban Joliet.
Joliet Police said, around 3:30 a.m., officers responded to a report of a crash on South Chicago Street near Interstate 80.READ MORE: Two Chicago Police Officers Wounded By Accidental Friendly Fire While Confronting Suspect In Lyons, Police Say
A 51-year-old man from Rockdale had been riding a motorcycle north on Chicago Street, when he hit a guardrail near Interstate 80, and was thrown from the bike.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Cool Changes
The man, whose name has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: North Side Condo Building Residents Alarmed By Mail Thefts Apparently Committed Using A Master Key
The cause of the crash is under investigation.