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Officials: Two people shot and killed at Audra State Park

Published: Aug. 28, 2021 at 9:03 PM EDT
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UPDATE: 9/29/2021, 2:53 p.m.

BARBOUR COUNTY, W.Va (WDTV) - Two people were shot and killed at Audra State Park Saturday evening, according to Barbour County State Police.

Stick with 5 News for updates.

ORIGINAL STORY: 9/29/2021, 12:03 a.m.

Numerous law enforcement agencies responding to reports of a shooting at Audra State Park according to West Virginia State Police.

When 5 News was on the scene around 10:30 p.m. people were starting to leave the scene as well as first responders, but the entrance to the park is still on lockdown.

While law enforcement has not released an official statement, several people who were staying at the camp told 5 News officers on the scene said multiple people had been fatally shot after an apparent argument in a parking lot.

It’s unclear at this time if anyone has been injured or the extent of any possible injuries.

Agencies responded early Saturday evening. A medical helicopter was also seen in the area.

One woman who is staying at the park with her children, told 5 News officers are not letting anyone in the park. The woman said she did not witness a shooting, but was told by officers on the scene that three people were killed.

We have not received any additional information from law enforcement officials.

This is a developing story stick with 5 news for the latest developments.

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