A Pontiac man died in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash Saturday on East 29th Road near Seneca.

The driver of the motorcycle, John Martinez, 52, was pronounced dead shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday after he was taken to Morris Hospital for his injuries by Seneca EMS. The crash occurred at about 9 p.m. Saturday.

According to the Grundy County Coroner's Office, preliminary reports are Martinez was traveling south on the North Hill with a group of motorcycles. When for unknown reason he misjudged the curve and was ejected off his bike, landing down the ravine.

The death remains under investigation by the Grundy County Coroner's Office and the Seneca Police Department.

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