Witnesses: 2 die after drinking, taking pills

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Knox County authorities say two women have been found dead in a house.

The Knoxville News Sentinel reported witnesses told police the woman have been drinking alcohol and taking pills before becoming unconscious Saturday.  Authorities identified them as 38-year-old Krista Elkins and 27-year-old Brittany Danielle Kiser.

Two men who lived at the house performed CPR at the instruction of a 911 dispatcher until an ambulance arrived.

The sheriff's report stated there was no indication of foul play.

The Department of Children's Services was called because both victims had children.

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