UPDATE: Two dead after being hit by train in Pulaski Co.

SOMERSET, Ky. (AP) – Authorities say a man and woman have died after being hit by a train in Pulaski Co.

Media outlets report the incident happened Tuesday evening. Police say the two were crossing the track when they were struck by the train just after 7 p.m.

The Pulaski Co. Coroner says the victims are 25-year-old Chelsey Phelps and her husband, 26-year-old David R. Phelps, both from Pulaski Co.

The coroner says Chelsey Phelps was pronounced dead at the scene. David Phelps was taken to a hospital, where he later died.

The incident remains under investigation.

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