Two women killed in crash in Bell County

Two women were killed in a crash Wednesday night in Bell County.

Melissa Saylor, 49, of Arjay, and Katrina Coots, 26, of Middlesboro, died at the scene, according to state police.

The women were in a car traveling west on Ky. 221 when it went off the road and hit a guardrail, police said. The car then crossed the center line and was hit by an eastbound SUV.

The driver of the SUV, Angela Eldridge, 46, of Pineville, went to the Pineville Hospital for medical treatment and is listed in stable condition, police said.

Mike Stunson: 859-231-1324, @mike_stunson