2 riding motorcycle killed after being hit by truck in Adams County

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — A man and a woman were killed in a crash involving a motorcycle and pickup truck on Tuesday morning in Adams County, the Colorado State Patrol said.

The crash happened just before 8:30 a.m. at East 88th Avenue and Imboden Road, east of Denver International Airport and about 9 miles north of Watkins.

Officials said the driver of a Dodge Ram was going westbound on 88th Avenue and is suspected of running a stop sign at Imboden Road.

The driver of the truck hit the Honda motorcycle that was going southbound on Imboden, the Colorado State Patrol said.

Both occupants of the motorcycle, a 64-year-old man who was driving and a 66-year-old female, passenger, were pronounced dead at the scene.

Their names weren’t released, pending notification of next of kin.

The driver of the truck, a 45-year-old man, was taken to UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital in unknown condition.

The crash remains under investigation and charges have yet to have been filed.

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