Three people killed after dirt bike collides with motorcycle in Exeter Township

EXETER TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) - Three people were killed and one other person injured after a dirt bike collided with a motorcycle Friday night in Exeter Township near Monroe.

According to the Monroe County Sheriff, the crash occurred on Doty Road near Zink Road. Sheriff's say 23-year-old Marc Thompson was driving a green 2010 Kawasaki dirt bike north on Doty, when he collided with a red 1996 Kawasaki motorcycle.

Sheriff's say Thompson and his 21`-year-old female passenger were thrown from the dirt bike, and 18-year-old Darin Lipkowski and his passenger 18-year-old Samantha Morlan were also thrown from their motorcycle.

Both Thompson and Lipkowski were not wearing helmets and were pronounced dead at the scene, and the 21-year-old female was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

The 21-year-old female and Morlan were wearing helmets at the time of the crash.

Sheriff's are still investigating the accident, and anyone with information about the crash is asked to call 734-240-7508.

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