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Eldorado Man Injured in Bike vs. SUV Accident Thursday in Saline County

ELDORADO – An injury crash involving a bicycle and SUV happened Thursday morning in Saline County.

According to Illinois State Police, 40-year-old Roger R. Brown of Eldorado was traveling eastbound on his bicycle down the center line on Raleigh Road near Golf Course Road when he suddenly went into the center of the westbound lane and stopped.

Twenty-seven-year-old Ashley A. Murphy of Eldorado was going westbound on Raleigh Road in the same area when she struck Brown’s bike.

Brown was airlifted to a regional hospital with serious injuries. Murphy refused medical attention.

ISP says no further information will be released at this time.