An elderly couple died in an automobile crash in Lewis County Friday.
Jack Mulliken, 88, of Tollesboro, was driving a 2004 Chevrolet pickup truck east on Ky. 57 when he pulled into the path of a tractor trailer at the intersection with Ky. 9 at about 4 p.m., state police said.
The collision sent the pickup truck into the path of a Toyota Highlander, which hit it. The truck then overturned and landed upside down.
Mulliken and his passenger, Evelyn Mulliken, 83, were pronounced dead at the scene. Both had been wearing seat belts.
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No one else was injured.