Authorities investigate fatal Grundy County motorcycle wreck


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COAL CITY – A Gardner man has died after an apparent motorcycle crash in rural Grundy County.  Authorities say that the wreck was discovered early Sunday south of Coal City off of Berta Road.  The Grundy County Coroner stated that 32-year-old Tyler E. O’Neill was westbound approaching the curve when he failed to negotiate the curve for unknown reasons and went through a ditch and into a large grass area.  He was pronounced deceased at the scene at 9 AM.  The crash remains under investigation by the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department and the Grundy County Coroner’s Office.