An Illinois man died this weekend in a car-motorcyle crash in eastern Iowa.It happened about 5:30 Sunday afternoon on Highway 67 near LeClaire.
The Iowa State Patrol says the cyclist, 55-year-old John Clifford of Galesburg, Illinois, died after being flown to a Davenport hospital.A passenger, 53-year-old Kathy Clifford of Galesburg, was hospitalized. Troopers say Clifford was southbound on 67 when he collided with a northbound car driven by 45-year-old Jean Clark of LeClaire, who was turning left.
After hitting the Clark car, the motorcycle crashed into a second northbound car driven by 24-year-old Brian White of Bettendorf.Neither Clark nor White were hurt.
By Phil Roberts, Davenport