The Missouri Highway Patrol is reporting that two Pocahontas residents were killed in a motorcycle accident west of Doniphan Saturday.

The Missouri Highway Patrol reports that James Franks age 39 and Rebecca Franks age 41 were both killed when the motorcycle that was on was hit in the rear by an SUV driven by Heather Hood age 27 of Poplar Bluff.

The accident occurred on U.S. 160, one mile west of Doniphan, Saturday evening around 7 according to police