Man killed, wife seriously injured in motorcycle crash

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CHARLES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities say one of the people injured in Sunday afternoon’s motorcycle crash has died.

Virginia State Police responded to the single-vehicle crash on John Tyler Memorial Highway at 3:07 p.m. 

John C. Ennis, 68, of Richmond, died at VCU Medical Center and his wife, 65-year-old Barbara A. Ennis, of Richmond, was flown to the hospital with serious injuries. 

Investigators say the couple wrecked while going through a curve on John Tyler Memorial Highway.

Their bike veered to the right and flipped over several times.

According to a family member, Barbara Ennis fractured several bones in her back. She suffered other injuries too.

Both were wearing helmets, according to investigators.

The crash remains under investigation. Stay with 8News for the latest updates.

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