County man dies in crash
May 18, 2022
Illinois State Police, District 18, responded to a two-vehicle fatal traffic crash on Wednesday, May 11. The crash took place on Illinois Route 108 at East 2nd Road in Montgomery County at 5:40 p.m.
Ronald C. Schaaff, age 49, from Carlinville was operating a 2008 red Yamaha motorcycle and died at the scene.
A preliminary investigation indicates that Schaaff was traveling behind two other vehicles westbound on Illinois Route 108 at East 2nd Road in Montgomery County. A 2013 blue Dodge truck pulling a box trailer was the lead vehicle. It was driven by Harold K. Schmidt, age 57, from Carlin...