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      CRASH: Truck collides with motorcycle in Ishpeming

      The Ishpeming Police Department is investigating a two vehicle accident from Thursday afternoon.

      Officials say that a motorcycle carrying a man and a woman collided with a Ryder rental truck at the intersection of US-41 and Lakeshore Drive in Ishpeming. Both the driver of the motorcycle and its passenger died at the scene. The report states both are believed to be Upper Peninsula residents.

      The Police Department reports that initial investigation of the crash indicates the truck, driven by a 19-year-old Ishpeming man, may have turned into the motorcycle's path, which was traveling eastbound on US-41.

      Authorities say that the names of the deceased and the driver of the truck will not be released at this time. They are attempting to find next of kin to inform them of the accident.

      Police say the incident remains under investigation.