Two killed in motorcycle crash

A late night motorcycle ride in Philadelphia ended in tragedy.

May 28, 2011 7:17:09 AM PDT
A late night motorcycle ride in Philadelphia ended in tragedy.

A man and a woman were killed when the motorcycle they were on veered out of control on the Roosevelt Expressway by the Henry Avenue overpass in East Falls.

A 59-year-old Yeadon woman who was a passenger on the bike, was ejected onto the road and died instantly. The 54-year-old driver, said to be from Southwest Philadelphia, was pronounced dead at a hospital a short time after the crash.

Police have not said what caused the motorcycle to go out of control.