Woman declared brain dead after falling off a motorcycle

By WEEK Producer

June 3, 2014 Updated Jun 5, 2014 at 3:42 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- A Peoria Heights woman who fell off a motorcycle over the weekend has been declared brain dead.

Shana Stimeling, 28, was the passenger on a bike turning onto the McClugage Bridge from Adams Street. At some point during the turn, Stimeling is said to have fallen off.

Jeffery Shipley was operating the motorcycle.

An autopsy will be performed, following organ donation.

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