|By Carlos Sadovi, Chicago Tribune|
|McClatchy-Tribune Information Services|
The accident was reported at
The off-duty, probationary officer, was driving his motorcycle south bound when it collided with another vehicle, according to state police. The person in the other vehicle remained on the scene.
"We are truly saddened by the loss of Officer
Rodriguez, the driver of the motorcycle, was unable to avoid the Pontiac and collided, police said in a press release. The officer was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to the press release. Rodriguez was not wearing a helmet, according to state police.
Anderson has been charged with improper lane usage and no valid insurance. The southbound entrance ramp from
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