Two die, one is injured in Owen County crash

Two men died and a third person was injured in a crash in Owen County early Saturday.

Larry C. Conway, 54, of Frankfort, was driving a vehicle that crossed the center line of U.S. 127 near Monterey and collided with an oncoming vehicle driven by Daniel S. Ballard, 46, of Owenton at about 6 a.m., according to a news release from state police. Conway and Ballard both died. Neither was wearing a seat belt.

Kimberly Ballard, 51, a passenger in the vehicle driven by Ballard, was taken to New Horizons Medical Center in Owenton with injuries that were not thought to be life-threatening. She was wearing a seat belt.