Driver Wanted for Injured Motorcyclist in Kane County Hit and Run

KANE COUNTY, Ill. – Kane County deputies are searching for the driver involved in a hit-and-run accident Monday afternoon north of St. Charles.

Surveillance video released by the Kane County Sheriff’s Office shows a red / brown SUV plowing through the intersection of Illinois Rt. 25 and Gilbert St. in the unincorporated township of St. Charles, striking a motorcyclist in the process.

Agents learned that a 2020 Harley Davidson 3-wheeler motorcycle was traveling north on the Route. 25 and stopped at a red light at the intersection of Gilbert St. At the same time, the van was also traveling north on Rt. 25 and approached the motorcycle from behind at high speed and eventually struck the motorcyclist.

The motorcyclist, a 72-year-old St. Charles resident, was taken to an Elgin-area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver fled the scene north along the route. 25.

Anyone with information should contact agents or call detectives at (630) 208-2034.

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