A head-on crash between two pickup trucks Wednesday on U.S. 25 in Scott County killed a man and a woman, Trooper Ronald Turley of the Kentucky State Police said.
The wreck occurred about 2 miles north of the Fayette County line at about 6:35 p.m., Turley said.
A white Ford pickup was travelling north in the southbound lane when it struck a southbound Toyota pickup. The driver of the Toyota was pronounced dead at the scene; the passenger was taken to Georgetown Community Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Ford was taken to University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital.
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Names of the victims were not released Wednesday night.