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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Press Release

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

MOTOR VEHICLE VS. MOTOR CYCLE FATAL COLLISION

The DuPage County Coroner's Office along with the Elmhurst Police Department and the DuPage County Accident Reconstruction Team (DUCART) are currently investigating a single traffic fatality which occurred in Elmhurst, Illinois.

At approximately 9:10 pm on Monday, September 25, 2017, emergency personnel were dispatched to the intersection of North Avenue and Berteau street for a motor vehicle vs. a motorcycle collision.

Upon their arrival, the driver of the motorcycle was observed to have suffered massive head trauma and was transported to Elmhurst Hospital Emergency room. Shortly after arrival, the driver of the motorcycle was pronounced at 9:47 pm.

The DuPage County Coroner's Office was contacted and initiated an investigation into this case.

The deceased has been identified as Mr. Ivanny Mendez-Perez 28, of Berwyn, Illinois.

An examination will be performed today, September 26, 2017. Preliminary results of the examination will be posted later this date.

For further information please contact the Elmhurst Police Department at 630-530-3050.

Nothing further at this time.