2 men found dead on train track in Whitley Co.

Published: Sep. 6, 2016 at 4:30 PM EDT
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WHITLEY COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - Two men were found dead early Tuesday morning on a train track in extreme southeastern Kentucky.

Kentucky State Police said a preliminary investigation found that Cody E. Stevens of Barbourville and Jordan X. Carr of Williamsburg were lying on the tracks when they were hit by a CSX train near KY 26 at Underwood Road in Whitley County. Both men were 18 years old.

The bodies of both men were taken to the State Medical Examiner's Office in Frankfort where autopsies have been scheduled.

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KSP is continuing to investigate.

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