Posted by Lara Malbon
HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - Two people were killed when their motorcycle crashed Thursday around 7:30 p.m. in the 6300 block of Cold Harbor Road.
Police have identified the victims as Robert C. Jones, 46, and Elizabeth V. Jones, 44, of the 6400 block of Camille Drive.
They were travelling north on Cold Harbor Road when the driver lost control of the 2009 Yamaha motorcycle.
The motorcycle ran off the right side of the road, struck a mailbox, wooden fence and a tree.
Elizabeth Jones was pronounced dead at the scene and Robert Jones was transported to VCU Medical Center where he later died.
Cold Harbor Road was closed while officials conduct their investigation. The road reopened around 11:30 p.m. Thursday.