WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A crash in Williamson County, Illinois left one person seriously injured on June 11 at 12:15 a.m.
According to the Illinois State Police, John R. Norton, 48 of Indiana was driving a Harley-Davidson with 41-year-old Nichole L. Shaughnessy if Mt. Vernon, IL on the back.
They were exiting Interstate-24 onto I-57 when Norton lost control and left the roadway. Police said the motorcycle overturned and ejected both Norton and Shaughnessy.
Norton was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital and Shaughnessy was treated at a closer facility. Both had serious injuries according to police.