(Florence, Ky.) - Aircare took a crash victim to the hospital after a pickup truck and semi collided in Florence Friday morning.
The accident happened at 2:21 a.m. on Dixie Highway between Industrial Road and Empire Drive. Florence Police said a pickup truck driven by Stephen Tilley, 29, went left of center and hit the semi driven by David Freeman, 60, of Cincinnati.
Emergency crews had to extricate Tilley from his truck. He was then flown to University Hospital in Cincinnati. His injuries were said to be serious.
Freeman was not hurt.
Florence Police said that alcohol is believed to be a contributing factor in the crash, which is still under investigation.