2 Killed In College Shooting

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HAZARD, KY. (FOXNEWS) – Kentucky police investigating a deadly shooting at a local community college.  It happened Tuesday afternoon at Hazard Community and Technical College.

A gunman shot and killed two people, and injured a teenager in the school’s parking lot.

The city’s chief of police recaps the details.

Chief Minor Allen / Hazard Police Department: “… I want to make it clear that this is a not a school-related type shooting. It did happen in the parking lot of the campus up there…and I have Dr… here with me today… but around 17:50, we received a call of a shooting that occurred at the Community College in the parking lot. When my officers arrived, they found three victims in the parking lot, two of which were already deceased. The third victim was transported to the … regional medical center and I think they’ve .. since then been transported to the University of Kentucky.”

Chief Minor Allen / Hazard Police Department: “… still working on identification on some of the victims… on the two victims in the parking lot. And at this time, we’ve had some information on it, as far as the motive, it possibly could be related to a domestic-type situation… has nothing to do with anything else that we’re aware of at this time.”

Police are still on scene at the college as their investigation continues.