BOOTHSVILLE, W.Va. — A man and woman died of gunshot wounds in Taylor County Monday, authorities said.

Gunshots were reported inside a mobile home in Boothsville at shortly after 10 a.m.

Police said Kenneth Cottrell, 58, was dead when they arrived while Angela Bittinger, 41, was alive but died on her way to Ruby Memorial Hospital aboard HealthNet Helicopter.

There was apparently a third person inside the residence who was not injured.

Authorities are continuing their investigation. They say Cottrell and Bittinger lived together at the residence.