AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - Two people on a motorcycle were killed in an accident early Monday morning in a construction zone, police said.
According to Akron police officers, the accident happened sometime after midnight on I-76 Westbound before I-277.
Construction workers found the bodies when they arrived at work, said police.
The names of the victims are not being released yet, but police said the driver was a 41-year-old man and the passenger was a 32-year-old victim.
Neither victim was wearing a helmet.
Akron police said speed was also a contributing factor.
Police said this is the third accident in that construction zone in the past week.