SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (WDRB) -- Police in southern Indiana now say two people died in a crash in Scott County Friday morning

According to Indiana State Police, the crash happened on Highway 56 between Moon Road and Vine Road around 6 a.m.  

Officials with the Scott County Sheriff’s Office say the driver of one of the vehicles was airlifted to the University of Louisville Hospital with serious injuries. 

The driver and passenger in the other vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene. Their names have not been released. 

Highway 56 was closed for about five hours. 

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