Naperville Police Respond to Fatal Traffic Crash

On Friday, June 29, 2018 at approximately 10:42 p.m., the Naperville Police and Fire Departments responded to Aurora Avenue and Fort Hill Drive for a vehicle crash involving a Kawasaki motorcycle and a Honda Civic. The initial investigation indicates that the Kawasaki motorcycle was traveling westbound Aurora Avenue approaching Fort Hill Drive when the Honda Civic, which was eastbound Aurora Avenue, turned in front of the motorcycle.

The driver and passenger of the Kawasaki were pronounced dead at the scene. Due to the nature of the incident, members of the Naperville Traffic Unit trained in accident investigation and reconstruction responded to the scene to investigate the crash. During the course of the initial investigation, the intersection of Aurora Avenue and Fort Hill Drive was closed and rerouted until approximately 4:12 a.m.

Anyone with information regarding the crash is asked to contact the Naperville Police Department’s Traffic Unit at (630) 420-8833.


About Naperville: Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to acclaimed public and parochial schools, the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Naperville has ready access to a variety of public transportation, housing and employment options. The city’s diversified employer base features high technology firms, retailers and factories, as well as small and home-based businesses. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, the opportunity to serve on several City boards and commissions, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned outdoor history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community. For more information, please visit our website at www.naperville.il.us.