Photo by Sandy Hubbard‎.

Fox Lake Fire Department & Police Department responded to a fatal motorcycle crash in Fox Lake this evening.

The crash occurred today at around 5:10 p.m. on Rollins Road west of Route 59 near Rainier Way in Fox Lake.

A motorcyclist was thrown from their motorcycle and killed.

According to police scanner traffic the victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the Lake County Coroner was requested.

The Major Crash Assistance Team of Lake County was also requested to the scene.

The road was shutdown until around 9:05 p.m. for crash investigation.

It’s unknown how the crash occurred. More information will be released soon by police.