Off-duty Chicago police officer dies in motorcycle crash
BY SAM CHARLES Staff Reporter August 19, 2013 2:34AM
Updated: August 19, 2013 11:07AM
An off-duty Chicago police officer died after he had a heart attack while riding his motorcycle in the southwest suburbs Sunday evening, authorities said.
The officer — whose name, age and department rank were not available — crashed the motorcycle about 6:50 p.m. while merging onto northbound La Grange Road from Archer Avenue, a source said.
He was pronounced dead at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, police said.
Further details were not available.