Two people were killed Saturday morning when the ATV they were riding in struck a tree in Auburn, New Hampshire, police said.
Officers responded around 9 a.m. to Beaver Brook Road for reports of a crash involving a side-by-side ATV colliding with a tree, not far from the Londonderry town line.
Wendy Ford, 51, and Craig Ford, 34, both of Auburn, were pronounced dead at the scene. Neither was wearing a helmet.
Police believe speed was a factor and said the ATV was not licensed to drive on that road, but the fatal incident remains under investigation.
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The roadway was closed for approximately seven hours following the crash and reopened just before 4 p.m.