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Prairie du Rocher man cited for DUI

  • Courtesy MGN Online

By Staff Report
updated: 8/5/2017 9:45 PM

A 27-year-old Prairie du Rocher man was cited by the Illinois State Police for driving under the influence after a single-vehicle motorcycle wreck on Route 3 at Blackjack Road on Friday night.

According to the ISP, Lee Kueker was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle northbound on Route 3 when he attempted to pass another vehicle in a no-passing zone.

As a result, Kueker lost control of the motorcycle, laying it over in the roadway. Kueker himself was ejected from the vehicle and suffered minor injuries as a result.

The motorcycle sustained major damage and was towed from the scene. Kueker was transported to an area hospital for treatment and was also cited for driving while license revoked and improper passing.

The accident was reported at 9:15 p.m.