On Sept. 12 Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police investigated a single-vehicle accident at the curve of County Road 2300 East and County Road 2150 North. According to police reports, a motorcycle being driven by Patrick K. Lesage, 31, Sheldon, was northbound on 2300 East. Lesage went left off of the roadway at the curve with 2150 North, entreating the ditch/embankment. The vehicle impacted three times before coming to rest, causing more than $1,500 in damage to the motorcycle. Concord Fire and Riverside EMS responded to the scene and Lesage was transported to Iroquois Memorial Hospital with suspected minor injuries. Lesage was issued citations for expired registration and no valid insurance.
On Sept. 12, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police investigated a single-vehicle accident at County Road 2000 North and the intersection of County Road 1350 East. According to police reports, a vehicle being driven by Dale C. Motz, 35, Clifton, was traveling west on 2000 North. Motz became drowsy and failed to negotiate the turn at 1350 East and went straight off the roadway. The vehicle struck trees in the wooded area causing more than $1,500 in damage. No injuries were reported and no citations were issued.