Authorities identified couple killed on motorcycle in Glenn County

Authorities have identified the couple killed while riding their motorcycle in Glenn County Sunday night.

Posted: Oct 24, 2017 11:10 AM
Updated: Oct 24, 2017 1:32 PM

Authorities have identified the couple killed while riding their motorcycle in Glenn County Sunday night.

59-year old Toni Watson and her husband 43-year old William Watson of Orland were riding their Harley Davidson on Malton Switch Road when they were hit by an oncoming truck in Capay.

According to CHP 20-year-old Kalen Souza, of Willows was driving his Toyota pick-up southbound on Watkins Road at about 50 miles an hour, and didn't see the stop sign then collided into the motorcycle. 

The Watsons were thrown from their bike and died at the scene.

The pick-up truck overturned, but Souza was able to get out with minor injuries.

Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be factors of this crash, but it is still under investigation.

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