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A motorcycle collided with a vehicle in Union County on Thursday

The driver of a motorcycle was hurt when he collided with a vehicle on Route 146 in Union County.

Illinois State Police report the motorcyclist was trying to pass several vehicles on the highway near Refuge Road around 11:30 Thursday morning when the lead vehicle attempted to make a left-hand turn, causing the motorcycle to crash into it.

The driver of the motorcycle was flown to a regional hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver and passenger in the vehicle reported no injuries on the scene.

The names of those involved have not been released.

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