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Second crash within a week at IL Route 40 intersection in Whiteside County

A teenage driver was cited for disobeying a stop sign after she collided with a motorcyclist in a Whiteside County intersection. A very similar collision happen...

A teenage driver was cited for disobeying a stop sign after she collided with a motorcyclist in a Whiteside County intersection.

A very similar collision happened at the same location just days prior. 

The collision happened at the cross of Science Ridge Road and Illinois Route 40, according to the Whiteside County Sheriff's Office.  The 16-year-old was driving eastbound on Science Ridge Road and drove into the path of a motorcycle heading northbound on IL. Rt. 40. It happened around 5:45 p.m. Thursday, June 2, 2016.

Police said the motorcyclist was taken to the hospital for injuries. The 16-year-old and her passenger were treated at the scene.