Tuesday morning a little before noon, the Barren County Sheriff’s Office responded to North Jackson Highway on the report of a head-on collision.
According to police, a 2008 Chevrolet Impala, being driven by 85-year-old James R. Lockett, of Hardyville was traveling south on North Jackson Highway when the Impala crossed the center line and struck a northbound 2008 Chevrolet Uplander, being driven by 56-year-old Bobby Pennington, of Horse Cave.
The two vehicles collided head-on.
A passenger in the Uplander, 83-year-old Florence Mynes, of Hardyville was airlifted to University of Louisville Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Pennington and Lockett were transported to TJ Samson Community Hospital for treatment of their injuries.