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.
Names of the victims were not released Wednesday night.