MACHESNEY PARK( WREX)— One person is dead after a motorcycle crashed in Machesney Park on Saturday.
The Winnebago County Sheriff’s office reports the crash happened on the 1100 block of Prairie Lane around 6:45 p.m.
Officials say two people were riding on the motorcycle at the time of the crash.
Authorizes say the driver, a 46-year-old male, was pronounced dead around 7:30 p.m. His name has not been released.
Officials say the female passenger was taken to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
The crash is still under investigation.