Two dead from garbage truck involved crash

LAKELAND, Fla. - Polk County Sheriff Office deputies are on scene of a fatal crash involving a garbage truck and a motorcycle. The two people riding the motorcycle have died. It is uncertain the cause of the crash.

It occurred before 3 p.m. in the 2000 block of Groveglen Lane. Lanes on Lakeland Highlands Road between Clubhouse and 540 A are affected. The Sheriff's Office is advising motorists to avoid the area.

This is a developing story. Check back for more updates.

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