NEW KENSINGTON (KDKA) — Police are investigating after two people were killed in a Westmoreland County motorcycle accident Friday night.

According to police, the accident happened just before 8:30 p.m. near the intersection Carl Avenue and Tarentum Bridge Road in New Kensington.

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A motorcycle being driven by James Stimmel, 41, of Lower Burrell, collided with a car. Stimmel was taken to Allegheny Valley Hospital, where he later died in the emergency room.

A passenger on the motorcycle, Victoria Willman, 42, of Bethel Park, also died in the emergency room at Allegheny Valley Hospital.

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The driver of the car was not seriously injured in the accident.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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