MONTGOMERY - A woman and man from Beacon died early Friday following a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 84, state police said.
State police identified the people as Heather Morgan, 36, and Derick Jones, 37.
Police said that at 6:41 a.m., Morgan was driving a Dodge Journey and Jones was a passenger, heading westbound on I-84 near Maybrook between exits 5 and 5A when the SUV veered into the center median and struck a tree. Morgan and Jones died from their injuries, police said.
Police said neither victim was wearing a seat belt.
Police are still investigating what led to the crash. State police ask anyone who may have information to call them at the Montgomery barracks at 845-457-1389.