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Two die in Marlboro accident

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MARLBORO, Vt. -

Police say two people are dead after a motorcycle crash in Marlboro.

It happened Friday afternoon on Route 9. Police say the motorcycle went off the road between the Town Highway Garage and Town Hill Road. The female passenger -- 72-year-old Leona Miller -- was thrown from the bike and died at the scene. Police say the male driver -- 73-year-old John Brown -- was able to crawl back to the road for help -- but he later died on his way to the hospital.

Both victims were from New Hampshire. Police do not believe speed or alcohol are to blame.

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