IRVINGTON - Authorities say they are investigating a double homicide that happened last night in Irvington.

A man and a woman were shot as they were exiting their vehicle at 122 Myrtle Ave. according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.

The man died at University Hospital in Newark a short time later, according to a spokeswoman for the Essex County Prosecutor's Office. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Any one with information is urged to contact the Irvington Police at 973-399-6600 or the Essex County Prosecutor's Office at 973-621-4700.