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Two people killed in a motorcycle crash in Washington County

Apr 4, 2022, 5:31 PM
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(PHOTO: Courtesy of Getty Images)
(PHOTO: Courtesy of Getty Images)

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Utah — Two individuals traveling on a Harley Davidson were killed Sunday in a two-vehicle accident in Washington County, police say.

According to the Utah Highway Patrol, the Harley Davidson was traveling southbound on Old Highway 91 when a Honda, traveling northbound crossed over the center line and struck the motorcycle. The incident happened at 4:20 p.m.

The driver of the Honda was flown by helicopter to an area hospital in critical condition. According to the UHP, as of Monday morning there was no update on the condition of the driver. However, it is expected that the driver will survive.

The identities of the victims, an adult male and female, have not been released. Authorities are still trying to notify the next of kin.

The UHP says impairment is being investigated into the cause of the crash.

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