The two motorcycle riders traveled west on 9th Street near Broad Street when the fatal wreck occurred. Kaylee Pennington, 18, traveled northbound on Broad Street in a Mazda vehicle when she struck the motorcyclists at around 7:00 p.m.
Police say the motorcyclists, Carol Huskey, 59, and Randy Doyle, 50, sustained serious injuries in the collision and were transported to United Regional hospital. According to NewsTalk 1290, Pennington also received treatment at a local hospital. The extent of her injuries are unknown, but they are not believed to be life-threatening.
Huskey later died from her injuries, reports NewsTalk 1290. The cause of the fatal incident is still under investigation.
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), 4,295 motorcyclists died in crashes in 2014. Here is additional information regarding motorcycle crashes: