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Man taken to Mt. Vernon hospital after motorcycle crash

WAYNE COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

A Salem, Illinois man was involved in a motorcycle crash on Sunday in Wayne County.

According to Illinois State Police, the crash happened shortly after 3:30 p.m. on Illinois Route 15, east of Lappin Ave. in Wayne City, Illinois.

ISP Investigators say Mark J. Hapeman, 63, was driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle westbound near Lappin Ave. when for unknown reasons, he lost control of the motorcycle before it left the road.

The motorcycle then overturned throwing Hapeman and his passenger, Patricia Ann Hapeman, 58, of Salem.

Mark Hapeman was taken to a Mt. Vernon hospital with injuries. Patricia Hapeman was treated and released at the scene.

Wayne City Ambulance and Wayne City Fire Department assisted ISP.

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