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Eleven people injured in shooting at Gilroy Garlic Festival in California, police say

BREAKING: Eleven people injured in shooting at Gilroy Garlic Festival in California, police say

  • 11 people were reportedly hurt during an active shooter situation at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, California, on Sunday night 
  • Video shows panicked attendees fleeing the park after gunfire erupted 
  • One witness said he felt a bullet whiz by his head and saw everyone running 
  • Details are still emerging and emergency personnel are on the scene

Eleven people have reportedly been hurting during an active shooter situation at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California. 

Emergency personnel flocked to the scene at Christmas Hill Park in Gilroy, outside Santa Cruz, on Sunday evening as the annual festival was finishing up its third and final day. 

Ambulance crews were reportedly told 11 people were down.  

Video shows panicked attendees fleeing the park after gunfire erupted. 

One witness told NBC Bay Area he was headed out of the event when he felt a bullet whiz by his head and saw everyone running behind him.    

Eleven people have reportedly been hurting during an active shooter situation at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California.

 

Details about the situation are still emerging.  

Gavilan College is reportedly being set up as a reunification site for festival attendees.  

The public has been urged to stay away from the festival area and from Gavilan College if they were not immediately affected by the incident.  



Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


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