Motorcycle Accident on I-90

Photos by Harlem-Roscoe Fire Photographer Sheryl Drost

July 31, 2009

Harlem-Roscoe Fire and North Park Fire responded to I-90 on July 31 for two motorcyclists traveling in a group that had crashed and both riders were thrown from their bikes. Due to heavy traffic and construction on I-90, ambulances were only able to access the scene from the construction side. The patients had to handed over the concrete barriers and rescuers had to climb over them as well. One rider was transported by Harlem-Roscoe's ambulance to the hospital. Lifeline helicopter was landed on the construction side as well and air-lifte one of the patients. The other driver was transported by Harlem-Roscoe's ambulance.