A woman was killed and a man was injured Saturday when a vehicle struck a tree in Lincoln County.
Derrick Smith, 28, of Lancaster was driving south on Ky. 39 when he lost control and went off the road, Kentucky State Police said.
Lindsey Moore, 33, of Lancaster was a passenger in the vehicle, state police said. She died at the scene of the crash.
Smith was taken to Ephraim McDowell Hospital with injuries that were not thought to be life threatening, state police said.
State police are continuing to investigate the crash.