ROCK ISLAND COUNTY, IL. (THECOUNT) — Nicholas Alan Decker, of Milan, Illinois, has been identified as the victim in a single-motorcycle crash in Rock County Tuesday night.

Decker, 29, was killed in a motorcycle crash near Moline on Tuesday night.


According to reports, Decker was operating a Honda motorcycle in the 2600 block of River Drive near Western Illinois University Quad Cities in Moline, when for unknown reasons, the bike crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 8:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Decker was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information on the deadly incident should contact police at 911.


Geo quick facts: Rock Island County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois, bounded on the west by the Mississippi River. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 147,546. Its county seat is Rock Island; its largest city is neighboring Moline – Wikipedia.