Motorcycle collides with tractor, kills Ill. woman - KMOV.com

Motorcycle collides with tractor, kills Ill. woman

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(KMOV) -- A motorcycle crash killed a 58-year-old woman on Saturday afternoon in Macoupin County, Illinois.

Rosaleta Tipton of Girard, Ill. was driving a motorcycle southbound on Illinois Route 111, north of Bus Lane, when she crossed the center line over to the east side of the road. The motorcycle crashed into the passenger side dual tires of a 4-wheel drive farm tractor going in the opposite direction.

Tipton was ejected upon impact and was pronounced dead on the scene. She was not wearing a helmet.

No charges are expected to be filed at this time.

 

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