SANGAMON COUNTY, IL. (THECOUNT) — Jacob Inskip, of Springfield, Illinois, has been identified as the teenage victim in a fatal Thursday motorcycle crash in Sangamon County.

“Lil Inskip,” 18, was killed in motorcycle crash near Springfield Thursday morning.


According to reports, Inskip was operating a motorcycle on North Cotton Hill Road in Springfield, when for unknown reasons, the bike wrecked around 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

Inskip was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force injuries.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Inskip:

The Sangamon County Coroner’s Office and Springfield Police Department are investigating.


Geo quick facts: Sangamon County is a county located in the center of the U.S. state of Illinois. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 197,465. Its county seat and largest city is Springfield, the state capital. Sangamon County is included in the Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.