LONDON, Ky. (WKYT)- London Police responded to a motorcycle and minivan accident Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of KY-192 and KY-229.
Police investigation determined that the driver of the minivan, 47-year-old Patricia A. Hollingsworth, was driving under the influence.
According to witnesses, Hollingsworth failed to stop at a red light and drove into the path of a motorcycle, carrying 44-year-old Christopher Abbott and 34-year-old Heather Burkhart.
Abbott and Burkhart were treated at the scene and flown out to the University of Kentucky medical center with life-threatening injuries.
Hollingsworth was charged with a first offense DUI and two counts of first-degree assault due to the severity of injuries of the victims received in the accident.