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Algonquin man dies in LaSalle County crash

Published: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 11:15 a.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 3:31 p.m. CDT

An Algonquin man died Saturday after a motorcycle crash, according to the Marseilles Police Department.

Douglas Z. Peters, 43, was driving west on U.S. Route 6 when he failed to negotiate a curve and struck a guard rail, a police department news release said.

Peters was airlifted to OSF St. Elizabeth in Ottawa where he was pronounced dead at 8:10 p.m.

The crash is under investigation by the Marseilles Police Department and the LaSalle County Coroner's Office.

- Northwest Herald

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