A reporter and back-up anchor for the Chicago News, Tom Negovan, is expected to fully recover from serious personal injuries suffered when the motorcycle he was riding collided head-on with a motorist on Harlem Avenue. The man underwent two hours of spinal surgery to repair broken vertebrae. The WGN reporter also suffered multiple lacerations following the motorcycle accident. The reporter has many years experience riding a motorcycle and usually wears a helmet, but during the motorcycle accident he was not wearing a motorcycle accident. This case highlights the great need of wearing a helmet while riding a motorcycle to diminish the risk of personal injury. To read more about the automobile accident, please click the link.