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Police/Fire Reports

Peru man dies in motorcycle crash

SPRING VALLEY A 34-year-old Peru man has died after his motorcycle struck a roadway sign post on the Spring Valley curves.

Randy E. Mosell Jr. was traveling eastbound on the curves. After passing a vehicle, he lost control of his motorcycle, ran off the roadway and struck the post.

Spring Valley Police, 10/33 Ambulance and the Spring Valley Fire Department responded to the accident on U.S. Route 6 near Mary Street at 7:08 p.m. July 27.

Mosell was taken to St. Margaret’s Hospital, where he died shortly after arrival.

The accident remains under investigation by the Spring Valley Police Department and the Bureau County Corner’s Office.

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