UPDATE: Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Boone County

UPDATE: A Rockford man was killed in a motorcycle accident in Boone County yesterday.

37-year-old Jeremy LaRue was killed on Route 76 around 2 p.m. yesterday. Boone County Sheriff's Deputies believe LaRue veered into the center lane and crashed head on with a van. It is not known why he suddenly veered across the center line. The driver of the van was treated and released at the scene.


BOONE COUNTY (WIFR) -- It’s been a deadly summer already for motorcyclists. Emergency crews responded to yet another fatal accident this afternoon.

It happened at just after 2pm on Illinois Route 76 and Woodstock Road in Boone County. Investigators say the motorcyclist veered into the center lane and ended up crashing head on with a van. The victim was airlifted to a local hospital where he later died. The driver of the van was treated and released.


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