Alton Police Department Investigating Fatal Motocycle Crash

ALTON – Alton Police Department and Fire Department responded to East Broadway and Main Street at around 11:20 a.m. on Saturday for a motorcycle crash.

 Alton firefighters requested a helicopter to meet them at Alton Memorial Hospital to transport the motorcyclist to a St. Louis hospital. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the hospital, at noon.

According to Alton Police Chief Marcos Pulido, the preliminary investigation revealed the occupant of a motorcycle was traveling westbound on East Broadway and collided with a truck that had been traveling southbound on Main Street.

The Alton Police Department Traffic Division is currently investigating this crash.

Chris Rhodes
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