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Glenview man killed in motorcycle crash on Edens Expressway

Updated: August 27, 2013 8:36AM



A 29-year-old Glenview man was killed early Tuesday when he crashed a motorcycle on the Edens Expressway, authorities said.

The crash happened about 1:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the Edens near Foster Avenue on Chicago’s Northwest Side, according to Illinois State Police.

Willie Carrington, of the first block of Harlem Avenue in Glenview, died at the scene, according to state police.

A trooper said the cause of the crash appeared to be reckless riding.

Northbound lanes of the expressway near Foster were closed at 2:30 a.m. The lanes were open to travel as of 6 a.m.

State police are investigating.



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