Troopers with Kentucky State Police say two people are dead and another is in critical condition after a crash in the Mount Vernon community of Rockcastle County. Investigators say a Chevy Silverado driven by Marty Evans was traveling westbound pulling an empty utility trailer when the trailer became detached and went into the eastbound lanes of US 150. The trailer crashed head on with two motorcycles, one driven by Nathaniel Gilkerson and the other motorcycle driven by Gayle Liver. Gilkerson was pronounced dead at the scene, Gayle was flown to UK Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition. Gayle’s passenger, Ann Liver, was also pronounced dead at the scene. Troopers say both Gilkerson and Liver were wearing helmets at the time of the crash, it is not clear whether Gayle was wearing a helmet.
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