One person died and two people were in critical condition after a head-on crash in Franklin County on Friday night.
Mikey Ward, 32, of Lawrenceburg was driving a 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse south on U.S. 127, but he was in the northbound lane, according to a news release from the Franklin County sheriff's office.
The Eclipse hit a 2003 Toyota Corolla head-on about 3 miles north of Frankfort at about 8:09 p.m.
Ward was extricated from the vehicle and taken to the Frankfort Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
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The driver of the Corolla, Kara Kistner, 30, and her passenger, Allison Fizgerald, 21, both of Owenton, were both in critical condition Saturday night at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.