A motorcyclist is dead after a deer ran into his path in rural La Salle County.
Deputies say at about 9:30 Monday night, 50-year-old Burl Owen of Seneca was on East 2603rd Road near Sheridan when a deer ran onto the road. Owen wasn’t able to avoid hitting the deer and laid his motorcycle down. Paramedics showed up and put a call out for the coroner.
The crash remains under investigation.