UPDATE (7:51 p.m.) – Lansing Township Police say a motorcyclist was killed in a crash on U.S. 127 south near east Michigan Avenue.

Police say there were two people on the motorcycle, when they rear ended a car.

The motorcycle driver was dead at the scene. The motorcycle passenger was transported to a local hospital.

Police say neither person on the motorcycle were wearing helmets.

After being closed for hours, the U.S. 127 south at Saginaw ramp is now open.

If you have any information regarding this case, police ask you to contact Lansing Township Police at: (517) 485-1700.