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A couple traveling by motorcycle on U.S. Hwy. 127 N. toward Frankfort were airlifted out of Monterey after a crash that took place Sunday evening.
Owen County Sheriff Zemer Hammond said the crash took place at approximately 6 p.m. in front of the Monterey Market at 11465 U.S. Hwy. 127.
Hammond said a vehicle, driven by Jan Willoughby, was turning out of the Monterey Market onto U.S. 127 N. and didn’t see the motorcycle traveling in the southbound lane.
The driver of the motorcycle, Larry Daily, and Ladona Smith, the passenger, were airlifted from the scene to the University of Kentucky Medical Center.
Hammond said the crash is still under investigation.