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Lakemoor woman charged with DUI after crash involving a motorcyclist

A motorcyclist was injured

A Lakemoor woman was charged with driving under the influence after striking and injuring a motorcyclist Saturday night.

Lakemoor police were called to the area of Route 120 and Eastview Avenue about 7:50 p.m. Saturday, said Lakemoor Deputy Chief George Manis. The crash involved a motorcycle and an SUV, he said.

Alisgracia Velez, 46, of Lakemoor was charged with driving under the influence. Velez had been traveling east on Route 120 when she crossed the center line, Manis said.

The motorcyclist was driving west on Route 120 when Velez crossed over and crashed into him, he said.

The motorcyclist was taken to Northwestern Medicine McHenry with a broken leg, Manis said.

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