Police say a young woman was killed Wednesday afternoon in a head-on collision in the town of Knox.

Shannon Kennedy, 30, of Unity, was killed in the crash, according to police. The driver of the pickup, Charles Fitzpatrick, 63,  of Troy, was treated at the scene for minor injuries.

Department of Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland says the crash happened at around 3:30 p.m. on Route 137, near the Hilltop Store. Troopers say the woman's car crossed the center line on a slight curve and struck the pickup head-on.