Flora man airlifted from I-70 motorcycle crash

FAYETTE COUNTY — A 24-year-old Flora man was airlifted Saturday night from the scene of a motorcycle crash on Interstate 70 near Vandalia.

According to Illinois State Police, Russell Sullens was riding his 2005 Harley Davidson motorcycle eastbound on I-70 about 8 miles east of the Vandalia exit, when around 10:30 p.m. he lost control of the motorcycle and crashed into the median.

Sullens was airlifted by Air Evac to Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.