Two people lost their lives following an Upper Southampton motorcycle accident after a motorcycle collided with a car in Bucks County. The incident took place at approximately 7:00 PM on Saturday, June 30, 2012, at Street Road and Churchville Road.
According to reports, a motorcycle and a car collided in Upper Southampton Township on Saturday evening when the car reportedly made a left turn in front of the bike. Rescue crews transported the male driver of the motorcycle to Abington Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
His female passenger was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. She was thrown nearly 100 feet from the vehicle. Neither of their identities were immediately released.
There was no information given concerning the make and model of the second vehicle involved in the crash. However, two people from the car were taken to St. Mary Medical Center in Middletown where they were evaluated.
The fatal Upper Southampton motorcycle accident remains under investigation by local authorities as they attempt to determine how the accident occurred or who was at fault.
This is a tragic accident, and we extend our thoughts and condolences to the victims’ family and friends during this difficult time.