Gibson City man dies in motorcycle accident
A Gibson City man has died after crashing his motorcycle in Iroquois County on Thursday.
State police said 70 year-old Rodney Cote was driving on Illinois Route One at around 6 a.m. when he left the road, went into the ditch and was thrown off the bike. He was taken to a hospital and later pronounced dead by the Kankakee County Coroner.
State police are investigating the accident. They said the conditions were clear and dry when it occurred.