State Police are investigating a double murder in Martin County.
Two people, 26-year-old Derek L James and 20-year-old Micah Sammons, were found dead near an old strip mine along Golf Branch just off KY-292 near the Pike County line.
Both men were from Pike County.
A woman, 31-year-old Amber Lockard, was also found injured; she was taken to a local hospital where she’s listed in critical condition.
Police are working to identify a suspect in the case.
We will bring you more information as it becomes available.