According to law enforcement officials, two additional individuals were discovered with injuries at the same location and were airlifted to a hospital.
The extent of their injuries is currently unknown.
The shocking incident occurred at approximately 4 pm, and footage from the scene depicts multiple police vehicles and emergency personnel outside the Texas home.
Initially, Ellis County Sheriff’s Deputy Jerry Cozby was unable to verify reports of injuries or fatalities when contacted by The Dallas Morning News at 6:30 pm.
However, Cozby disclosed that the sheriff’s office was conducting a death investigation in the area, and the community was not believed to be in danger.
No further information regarding the events that led to the deaths has been released at this time.
This is a developing story that will be updated when more information is available.