Two people died and two were seriously injured in a collision between a pickup and two motorcycles in eastern Wyoming on Friday morning, according to a  news release from the Wyoming Highway Patrol.

The crash occurred about 10 a.m. on U.S. Highway 85 at milepost 187 about 37 miles north of Lusk, according to the news release from Patrol Sgt. David Wagener.

The pickup was northbound and two motorcycles were southbound.

The two fatalities were both riding on one of the southbound motorcycles.

The two occupants of the second motorcycle were seriously injured and have been taken by air ambulance to Casper.
The crash is still under investigation.

The names of the individuals involved are not being released at this time until families have been notified.

First responders were able to detour traffic around the crash scene and did not need to close the highway.

More information will be made available on this crash once it becomes available for release.