LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have identified two women who died in a car accident in Spencer County Thursday morning.

According to the Spencer County Coroner, those victims have been identified as 76-year-old Donna Dean Root and 72-year-old Joanne Lucille Wyman, both of Michigan.

The crash happened just before 11 a.m. on Thursday at U.S. 31 East and Ky. 523, just south of the Bullitt County line.

The crash involved two vehicles. According to the sheriff's office, both Root and Wyman were in the same vehicle. The driver of the other vehicle was hurt and taken to a Louisville hospital. The extent of that person's injuries is not known.

The sheriff's office says the crash occurred along an area of the road that was recently repaved. 

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