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Pregnant teen killed by falling tree

A pregnant teen was killed and another teen was injured after a tree fell on them Wednesday afternoon.

It happened at the Colonial Village Apartments on Jasper Street in Somerset.

Somerset Police say when they arrived, they found 17-year-old Kaitlyn Griffin lying severely injured underneath the tree.

They also say a 15-year-old was hit by the tree as it fell, but was able to get out of the way.

Both were taken to a hospital, where Griffin died. Police say her unborn child also died.

Both Somerset Police and the Pulaski County coroner are still investigating.


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