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Two men injured in motorcycle crash

Two Harrisburg men were injured in a single motorcycle crash Wednesday morning in southern Saline County.  (Source: Saline County Sheriff's Office) Two Harrisburg men were injured in a single motorcycle crash Wednesday morning in southern Saline County. (Source: Saline County Sheriff's Office)
Saline County deputies and Saline County EMS responded to the scene on Whitesville Road, 1/4 mile east of Briar Creek Road in southern Saline County.  (Source: Saline County Sheriff's Office) Saline County deputies and Saline County EMS responded to the scene on Whitesville Road, 1/4 mile east of Briar Creek Road in southern Saline County. (Source: Saline County Sheriff's Office)
Preliminary reports indicate the motorcycle lost control and ran off the road way and ejected both riders. (Source: Saline County Sheriff's Office) Preliminary reports indicate the motorcycle lost control and ran off the road way and ejected both riders. (Source: Saline County Sheriff's Office)
SALINE COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

Two Harrisburg men were injured in a single motorcycle crash Wednesday morning in southern Saline County.

It happened on Whitesville Road. Saline County Central Dispatch received a 911 call reporting the crash at 10:40 a.m.

Saline County deputies and Saline County EMS responded to the scene on Whitesville Road, 1/4 mile east of Briar Creek Road in southern Saline County.

Officers found Delaney N. Robinson, 20, laying near the roadway and Jacob C. Lewis, 22, standing along the roadway.

Preliminary reports indicate the motorcycle lost control and ran off the road way and ejected both riders.

Robinson was flown from the scene, by Air Evac Helicopter to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana with significant injuries. Lewis was treated and released at the scene with minor injuries, according to the Saline County Sheriff's Office.

The crash is still under investigation by the Saline County Sheriff's Office and citations are pending. The Illinois State Police assisted.

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