Accounts from both authorities and witnesses indicate two people were shot to death during a police chase in Flatwoods late Thursday.

Witnesses told the Daily Independent they observed multiple police vehicles pursuing a vehicle in Greenup County, then heard multiple shots shortly after 10 p.m. Two people inside the vehicle being pursued were shot and killed. Flatwoods Mayor Ron Fields said a Kentucky State Trooper investigative team was called to the scene.

The Daily Independent will provide more information as it becomes available.

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