The victims have been identified in a fiery crash between a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck on the Hal Rogers Parkway in Clay County on Monday.
Richard H. Napier, 39, of Manchester was the driver of the eastbound pickup, which crossed the center line and hit the westbound tanker truck head-on about 2:10 p.m., state police said.
The tanker driver was Jimmie D. Baker, 48, of Bulan.
Both men died in the crash.
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Napier had not been wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the pickup. Baker had been wearing a seat belt.
Police still do not know why Napier's pickup crossed the center line, but they do not suspect that drugs or alcohol were involved.