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      Motorcycle crash in Pompey leaves 2 dead

      State police say two motorcyclists have died after a crash on Route 20 in Pompey.

      The crash happened around 7:30 pm Sunday night.

      State Police say 44-year-old Douglas M. Ochsner and 43-year-old Rebecca T. Larobardiere were riding on a sports style motorcycle heading eastbound on Route 20 when they struck a guardrail. Both were ejected from the bike.

      Ochsner, who was driving, was taken to University Hospital where he died from his injuries. Larobardiere, who was a passenger, died in the crash. They were both from Lafayette.

      The investigation into the cause of the crash continues.