2 Dead After Motorcycle Crash in Benzie Co

The Benzie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a motorcycle crash that left two people dead.

The sheriff’s office says it happened on U.S. 31 near Demerly Road in Joyfield Township.

They say a man and a woman were both on the bike when it veered off the road and hit a ditch and embankment.

The man operating the motorcycle died at the scene.

The woman was taken to the hospital, where she later died.