A 65-year-old St. Louis man is dead as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Jersey County. According to the Illinois State Police, Stevenm Glenn was traveling south on Route 100, a half-mile south of Otter Creek West Road Friday afternoon just before 5 when he lost control of his motorcycle and was thrown.

According to the report, he was unable to negotiate a left hand curve and left the roadway to the right, down an embankment, and into a field. He was piloting a 2009 Aprilia Mana 850, which is a mid-displacement sports motorcycle. Glenn was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. His body was taken to the Jersey County Coroner's Office.