WAPATO, Wash. — Authorities say one person is dead and another was injured in a shooting near a tire store southeast of Yakima in Wapato.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reports the incident happened Friday afternoon.

Yakima County Sheriff’s Sgt. Judd Towell says two males were shot by people who fled on foot.

Towell says the man who was shot and wounded was taken to a local hospital and then flown elsewhere for treatment.

No further information was immediately available.


Information from: Yakima Herald-Republic, http://www.yakimaherald.com