One person was killed in a motorcycle accident during a funeral procession in Tuscaloosa Saturday morning, according to the city's police department.

In a post to Facebook, TPD said two motorcycles were involved in a crash on Martin Luther King Jr. Bouelvard shortly after noon Saturday.

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A police spokesperson said one person was killed in the crash.

A portion of the road by Short 19th Street in Tuscaloosa will remain closed as TPD's Accident Reconstruction Unit investigates the deadly accident.

Stay connected to the Tuscaloosa Thread for more updates on this tragic wreck as they become available.

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