TBI: Three Dead At Home In Lincoln County

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LINCOLN COUNTY, Tenn. (WHNT) - The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is at a crime scene at 3240 Huntsville Highway, just over the state line.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is also involved in the case.  A TBI spokesperson said 10 agents and the Violent Crime Response team from the Nashville crime lab are on the scene.  The spokesperson said three people are dead.

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office has not released any details yet.  The names of the victims have not been released, either.  Lincoln County Sheriff's deputies have blocked off one of the northbound lanes of Huntsville Highway near the crime scene.

A young child was put in an ambulance to be taken to a nearby hospital, but did not appear to be injured.

WHNT News 19 is on the scene, and we're working to get the latest details on this story.  We'll continue to update WHNT.com with new information as the situation unfolds.