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Wolfe County motorcycle, truck crash kills 3

Two men were killed early Monday and a woman died later after a motorcycle collided with a pickup in Wolfe County, according to Kentucky State Police.

Jason C. Patrick, 36, of Campton and Kenneth R. Pierson, 29, of Stanton died in the wreck on Ky. 15 at Myrtle Little Hollow Road. Ronda Ann Bush, 20, of Campton died Monday afternoon at University of Kentucky Hospital.

Police were notified of the accident about 12:15 a.m. Pierson, with Bush as a passenger, was traveling north on a 2007 Yamaha motorcycle when Patrick, driving a 1994 Toyota, pulled onto Ky. 15 from Myrtle Little Road.

Pierson crashed into Patrick’s truck on the driver’s side door. He and Bush were thrown from the motorcycle. Pierson and Patrick suffered severe head trauma and were pronounced dead at the scene by Coroner Frank Porter.