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Crash involving pickup truck kills 2 motorcycle riders

March 25, 2019

KINTNERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a crash involving two motorcycles and a pickup truck in eastern Pennsylvania has claimed the lives of the both motorcycle riders.

State police in Bucks County say the truck was heading south on Route 412 in Nockamixon Township when it went into a small ditch shortly before 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

Police say the driver got back onto the road but crossed into the northbound lane and hit two Harley-Davidsons head on near Palisades High School.

Police at the Dublin barracks said 54-year-old Stephen Yothers of Perkasie and 54-year-old Vincent Nielsen of Lansdale were pronounced dead at the scene. The truck driver was treated for a minor injury. Her passenger was uninjured.

Police say the accident is under investigation.