Merrillville man killed after his motorcycle crashed into a barrier on Edens Expressway

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Matthew Fritz Death – Obituary : 43-year-old Matthew Fritz, of Merrillville has succumbed to injuries sustained after crashing into a barrier on Edens Expressway on Saturday morning.

Report has it that the crash occurred around 7:49 a.m. when Fritz was travelling northbound on Interstate 94 near Wilson Avenue in a a 2014 black KTM motorcycle when he lost control of the motorcycle.

Investigation revealed that after loosing control of the motorcycle, Fritz left the roadway and struck a concrete barrier. He was ejected from his motorcycle as a result of the impact

Cook County medical examiner’s office pronounced Fritz dead on the scene after suffering life-threatening injuries.