Fatal Naperville Motorcycle Accident

There was a fatal DuPage County motorcycle accident Saturday night (July 26, 2014) in Naperville.

According to the Naperville Police Department, the motorcycle accident happened at approximately 11:45 p.m., at the intersection of Ogden Avenue and Columbia Street.  The motorcyclist was riding on Ogden and  lost control of the motorcycle.  The bike left the roadway at the southeast corner of Columbia, and collided with two trees.

The motorcyclist, identified as Erik P. Lat, 28, of Lisle, was taken to Edward Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

This motorcycle crash remains under investigation.

Naperville Police are asking those who may have witnessed the accident or have additional information to call them at (630) 305-5485 or email [email protected]

Additional details and possible updates concerning this DuPage County motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the July 27, 2014 Chicago Tribune article titled “Man dies after Naperville motorcycle crash” as well as the July 27 Daily Herald article titled “Lisle man killed in Ogden Avenue motorcycle crash.”

Fatal DuPage County Motorcycle Crash

There was a fatal DuPage County motorcycle accident Wednesday (July 2, 2014) in Naperville, Illinois.

According to Naperville Police, according to a preliminary investigation this fatal motorcycle accident happened at approximately 12:55 p.m.,  when a SUV made a left-hand turn in the path of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle on Ogden Avenue at Iroquois Drive, and the SUV and motorcycle collided.

As a result of the collision, the motorcycle’s driver was pinned between the SUV and the motorcycle and the motorcycle’s passenger was pinned under the SUV.

The driver of the motorcycle was identified as  Frederick M. Wendt, 66, of Andover, Minnesota.  Wendt was taken to Edward Hospital. where he was later pronounced dead.

The passenger,  Alice F. Wendt, 66, of Andover, Minnesota, was also taken to Edward Hospital.

Naperville Police are seeking information from those with information about this motorcycle accident.  Those with information are asked to call Naperville police at 630-305-5379 or email [email protected]

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal DuPage County motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the July 3, 2014 Chicago Tribune article titled “1 dead, 1 injured in Naperville motorcycle crash” as well as the July 2 Naperville Sun article titled “Man dies in Naperville motorcycle crash.”