Patrol: 2 killed in motorcycle crash in southeast Kansas

June 14, 2020 - 9:18 am
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Authorities say two people have been killed in a motorcycle crash in southeast Kansas. 

The Kansas Highway Patrol reports that it happened around 12:30 a.m. Saturday when the motorcycle went off a road just west of Chanute, continued across railroad tracks and overturned. The driver, 52-year-old Ronald Bigpond, and his passenger, 47-year-old Richard Standridge, were pronounced dead at the scene. Neither was wearing a helmet.

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