QUEENS: Double Fatal Motorcycle Accident

SUNNYSIDE, Queens – Two people are dead from a serious motorcycle accident involving a van. This happened at 3:40 am Saturday at 38 St & 43 Ave within the confines of the 108 Precinct. According to police, the Suzuki motorcycle was going down a road counter flow when they collided with the van in a head-on collision. Firefighters had to extricate the trapped motorcyclists, a male and female in their 20s, who then had CPR performed on them after the extrication. Both were transported to Elmhurst Hospital where they were pronounced deceased. The van driver remained on scene and was transported to Elmhurst hospital possibly due to his traumatic experience. Highway collision investigation squad were on scene investigating. No criminality is suspected and no arrest has been made.
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