Woodford County

Two die in Woodford County crash

Two people were killed in a single-vehicle accident on Dry Ridge Road in southern Woodford County late Saturday night.

According to Versailles police, the driver of the vehicle lost control, causing it to strike a tree and burst into flames. The female driver and a male passenger were pronounced dead at the scene.

A female passenger escaped the car and was transported to the University of Kentucky Hospital with serious injuries.

The names of the victims have not been released by Versailles Police, pending notification of next of kin. The crash remains under investigation.