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Man, woman shot and killed at home in rural NSW

A man and a woman have been shot and seriously injured in a rural New South Wales town.

Key points:The man died at the scene and the woman died at a hospital in the town of Warren-OnterreyPolice say the two men were shot in Warren on WednesdayThe woman was taken to the Royal Melbourne Hospital and died there.

She was later pronounced dead.

The man was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police say a 26-year-old man and 26-month-old girl were shot during an altercation with a group of people.

They were transported to Royal Melbourne with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said the men were in Warrendon about 7:00pm (AEDT) when a group attempted to break into their house and fired at them.

The incident happened in Warredon, about 250 kilometres south-east of the city of Warrington.

The men were treated at the Royal Victoria Hospital for minor injuries and released.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact them.

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