2 motorcyclists seriously injured in crash

2 motorcyclists seriously injured in crash
A 15-year-old boy is dead in southwest Virginia after 'hood surfing.' (Source: RNN)

DINWIDDIE, VA (WWBT) - Two motorcyclists were taken by helicopter to a hospital Tuesday afternoon after a crash at Route 460 and Courthouse Road.

Police say two motorcycles were following each other when they tried to brake, but collided with a truck.

A state police spokesperson said the injuries were serious to life-threatening.

A Virginia State Police trooper is investigating the crash to determine who was at fault.

Copyright 2018 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved.