Crash kills Owenton woman

An Owenton woman died Friday after a crash with a tractor-trailer on U.S. 127, state police said.

Police said they did not know what caused Beverly B. Minch, 66, to cross the center line and collide with the passing truck near the 2900 block of U.S. 127 in Owen County.

Minch, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:17 p.m.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.