BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Kentucky State Police tell WSAZ two people have died after a motorcycle accident on U.S. 23 in Boyd County.
The accident happened Tuesday afternoon near the Marathon Oil Refinery in Catlettsburg.
Troopers say both of the people killed were riding on the motorcycle.
It is unknown at this time if the motorcycle was the only vehicle involved.
Traffic is being allowed to pass the accident going northbound on the shoulder of U.S. 23.
Troopers are working to learn the identities of the people who died in the crash.
The Boyd County Coroner's Office and an accident reconstructionist is also on scene.