Hooppole Man Killed in Henry County Crash at Lakeshore Road and Johnson Sauk Trail State Park
Henry County, Illinois (April 23, 2018) – A Hooppole man was killed in a skateboard accident in Henry County Saturday evening.
The deadly crash took place around 6:46 p.m. Saturday, April 21 at Lakeshore Road and Johnson Sauk Trail State Park, just north of Kewanee.
According to Illinois State Police report, Brett Meier, 20, was skateboarding and holding on to a pickup truck operated by Jacob Seyller, 20, of Prophetstown.
Meier fell from his board and died at the scene.
An investigation into the crash is ongoing.