Second person dies after I-71 crash near Campbellsburg

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A second person has died after a violent crash on I-71.

It happened Tuesday morning near Campbellsburg. Kentucky State Police say a tractor trailer crossed the median and hit a car head-on.

Today we learned the driver of the car, 23-year-old Jordan Mefford, died at University Hospital.

A passenger in that car, 26-year-old Jacqueline Hayes, was also killed.

The driver of the tractor trailer was taken to the hospital. There is no word on his condition, or what caused the crash.

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