East Peoria man killed in motorcycle crash

By WEEK Reporter

East Peoria man killed in motorcycle crash

July 15, 2013 Updated Jul 16, 2013 at 9:53 PM CDT

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- An East Peoria man was killed in a motorcycle crash that occurred in East Peoria on Saturday.

At approximately 3:15 a.m. authorities were called to the intersection of Route 24 and College Drive on a report of a single vehicle crash.

The crash killed Darrell Deal Jr., 43, of East Peoria. He was the only person on the motorcycle.

An autopsy was performed on Saturday at the McLean County Coroner’s Office. The preliminary cause of death is pending toxicology results.