I-80 motorcycle crash kills Joliet man

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MORRIS – A 25-year-old Joliet man was killed after a crash on I-80 Wednesday morning in Grundy County. Authorities say Devon J. Wade was traveling westbound driving a motorcycle when a semi-tractor trailer reportedly came in front of the cycle causing Wade to lose control. The Grundy County Coroner’s Office said the cycle traveled into the safety wire and ejected the man. Wade was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The crash is still under investigation by the Illinois State Police and the Grundy County Coroner’s Office.