BLOOMINGTON - A Bloomington man injured in a car-motorcycle crash Tuesday evening in Bloomington remained in critical condition at a Peoria hospital Wednesday afternoon.
Steven Legner, 56, of Crosswinds Court, was airlifted to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center after the crash about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Empire Street and Eastport Drive, police and a hospital official said.
His passenger, Linda Legner, also 56, was taken to BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal, where she was treated and released, a hospital official said.
Steven Legner was driving west on Empire street when a car ahead of him stopped for a red light at Eastport Drive, police said. The motorcycle hit the back of the car, and he and his passenger were thrown from the motorcycle.
The driver of the car was not injured, police said.