2 killed, child critically injured in Melbourne crash

Motorcycle, van collide near I-95 ramp

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MELBOURNE, Fla. – Two people were killed and a child was critically injured Monday evening in a two-vehicle crash in Melbourne, according to police.

The double fatal crash was reported around 7:15 p.m. in the 4600 Block of Eau Gallie Boulevard near I-95.

Melbourne police said a man was driving a motorcycle eastbound from the I-95 ramp when a van carrying multiple people turned across Eau Gallie Boulevard and into the path of the bike.

The vehicles collided, leaving two people dead, police said. A child was taken to a hospital in critical condition, police said.

Melbourne police are investigating the crash.

Anyone with information about the fatal wreck is asked to call police.


ClickOrlando.com initially reported the wreck happened Tuesday evening. We regret the error.

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