Fatal Motorcycle Crash with Fire at Meacham Rd and Old Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg


Accident investigation after fatal motorcycle crash at Meacham Road ad Old Schaumburg in Schaumburg.

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:55 PM Friday to a car vs. motorcycle crash at Meacham and Old Schaumburg Road. Firefighter/paramedics received reports from multiple callers that a motorcycle and the motorcyclist were on fire after the crash.

Firefighters on the scene reported the motorcycle was fully-involved with a fatality.

Meacham Road was shut down for an extended time period in the area for accident investigation. A Mazda minivan, which was stopped on eastbound Old Schaumburg Road, had moderate-to-severe damage to the right front passenger door and windshield. The rush hour crash appeared to involve a southbound minivan that turned left in front of a northbound motorcycle.

Schaumburg Road was cleared in both directions about 8:45 p.m. Friday.

Right side damage of Mazda minivan involved with crash with motorcycle at Meacham Road and Old Schaumburg Road (See four additional photos …).

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