2 killed when motorcycle hits scooter in Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. - Two people died when a motorcycle crashed into a scooter in Tampa.

Police say a Kawaskai motorcycle was traveling at a high rate of speed when it hit a scooter on Causeway Boulevard Sunday night.

The Tampa Tribune reports the driver and a passenger on the motorcycle were both ejected and taken to Tampa General Hospital. The driver died a short time later and the passenger is in critical condition.

Police say the scooter's driver died at the scene.

The identifications of the driver and passenger have not been released.

No further details were immediately available.

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