Motorcyclist injured in accident

Published 10/25 2012 09:22AM

Updated 10/25 2012 12:38PM

BLOOMINGTON -- Police are investigating a motorcycle accident which left the driver in critical condition. It happened about 10:30 pm, Wednesday, on Route 150 near Chrisman Lane.

Authorities believe 31-year old Rock Daniels, of Springfield, lost control of this motorcycle on a curve, hit gravel on the shoulder and flipped. Officers responding to the scene say Daniels was not wearing a helmet.

Witnesses told police they saw a motorcycle and driver matching Daniels' description traveling at a high rate of speed and passing them on the road just before the accident.

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