Two motorcylists killed in early morning crash with van on Marchwood bypass

Two motorcyclists have died in a crash on a major road in Southampton.

It happened on the Marchwood Bypass in Totton at around 6:15 this morning (6 October).

Hampshire Police said three vehicles were involved; a blue Mercedes Sprinter van, a black Honda motorcycle and a white Yamaha motorcycle.

A 38-year-old man from Gosport and a 49-year-old man from Southampton died at the scene.

Their families are being supported by specially trained officers, the force said.

Detectives have closed the A326 in both directions as the investigation into the incident begins.

They're asking anyone with information about what happened, or who might have seen the three vehicles in the area at the time, to come forward.

 Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting reference number 44210400737.