2 motorcycle riders killed in highway crash south of Belleville

Two men were killed Saturday afternoon when a car crashed into a pack of motorcycles in Prince Edward County south of Belleville.

Ottawa's Edgar Wayne Boone, 58, and Quinte West's Darren Philip Williams died at the scene

Two men were killed Saturday afternoon when a car crashed into a pack of motorcycles in Prince Edward County south of Belleville.

Ontario Provincial Police said in a news release that eight motorcycles were travelling east when a Mazda Miata travelling west crossed the centre line on the Loyalist Parkway at Stapleton Road around 2:30 p.m.

Three motorcycles were hit, police said.

Edgar Wayne Boone, 58, of Ottawa and Darren Philip Williams, 46, of Quinte West were killed, while a 65-year-old man from Sydenham was injured.

The 83-year-old man who was driving the car and 80-year-old female passenger were also transported to hospital with injuries.

Police are still investigating.