(KMOV)—Two people are dead after a motorcycle loses control, striking a utility pole in Collinsville, Illinois Sunday morning.
According to police reports, Brandon King, 25, was traveling westbound on the 800 block of St. Louis Road when he lost control of his motorcycle and ran off the road, hitting a utility pole at 3a.m.
King and passenger, Kimura Halbrook, 21, were both ejected from the bike. They were not wearing helmets, both died as a result of head injuries.
No other vehicles were involved.
Routine tests will be performed to determine if drugs or alcohol were the cause of the crash.