Police investigating fatal motorcycle accident in Cahokia IL

CAHOKIA, IL - First responders from the Illinois State Police, Cahokia and Sauget responded to a deadly crash involving a motorcycle and a tanker truck.  The crash happened on Mississippi Avenue in Cahokia Monday night.

Witnesses said it appeared the motorcycle was heading south on Route 3 when the tanker truck pulled out of a terminal and struck the motorcycle.  An accident reconstruction team with the Illinois State Police will investigate.