MOTORCYCLE CRASH

A Wright City man was killed July 2 in a crash on Interstate 55 in Illinois.

Menno M. Yoder, 58, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, local news outlets reported. Yoder was driving a 2011 Triumph Rocket III motorcycle on the northbound I-55 entrance ramp in Farmersville, Ill., when the motorcycle reportedly slid into a ditch. The crash happened at about 9:30 p.m.

Yoder was thrown from the vehicle. Illinois State Police said he was not wearing a helmet.

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