Belleville man killed in motorcycle accident

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JERSEY COUNTY, IL (KPLR) – A Belleville man was killed Saturday night when he crashed his motorcycle.    Illinois state police say 34-year-old Brett Cankar died when his motorcycle left the roadway and struck the guard rail.

The accident happened on Illinois Route 100 north of Dabbs Road.

Investigators say Cankar died at the scene.

The road was temporarily shut down for crash scene investigation.