There were two fatal traffic crashes in the area over the weekend.

A New Canton, Illinois man dies from injuries suffered in a motorcycle crash south of Kinderhook in Pike County at 12:52 p.m. Saturday.

The Illinois State Police reports 49 year old Andrew Grimsley was southbound on 96 with his bike ran off the road and overturned several times.

Grimsley was pronounced dead at the scene.

 

A Bowling Green man is killed in a single vehicle crash on Lincoln County Route E west of Route O at 11:15 p.m. Saturday.

The Highway Patrol reports 35 year old Justin Mannahan was westbound when his pickup truck ran off the road and overturned.

Mannahan was pronounced dead at the scene by the Lincoln County Coroner. Mannahan was not wearing a seat belt.