Three dead after shooting near a Baltimore college

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BALTIMORE, Md. —

Quick Facts:

  • Two gunmen in vans came to the University of Maryland in Baltimore
  • Around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, they began shooting into a nearby crowd
  • Four were shot; three died

Baltimore police say four people were shot near the University of Maryland.

They responded around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday to a shooting a few blocks from the campus.

Medics transported a man and woman to a hospital, where they died.

Another man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Later, a fourth victim walked into the hospital with a gunshot wound. That person is expected to be OK.

A statement on the school’s website says police reported two gunmen in vans.

Those vans pulled over near a group of people and began firing.

Students were advised to avoid the area.