CHAMPAIGN, IL – A tragic accident claimed the life of a 24-year-old Danville man on Saturday night.
According to Illinois State Police (ISP), Jacob Lovell was riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle eastbound on I-74 when he hit a pothole and lost control. Lovell was thrown from his bike and hit by a passing vehicle.
He was rushed to the hospital but was later pronounced dead.
ISP reported that the driver of the passing vehicle was unable to avoid hitting Lovell.