Two riders killed after motorcycle crash in Denton

At 7:30PM last night, Denton Fire/EMS and Police responded to a serious crash involving a motorcycle along the southbound I35 service road at Oak Street.

Officials say a motorcycle traveling along southbound I35 took the Oak Street exit too late, causing the motorcycle to crash. There were occupants on the motorcycle, the operator and a rider.

Both the operator and rider were pronounced deceased. One was killed at the scene and the other was pronounced deceased at a nearby hospital.

The identities of the victims has not yet been publicly released.

All southbound lanes of the I35 service road were closed while police investigated the scene.