Multiple deaths reported in shooting at Oregon community college



A shooting was reported at Umpqua Community College in Roseberg, Ore., on Oct. 1, 2015. (Google Maps)

By Tribune News Service

There have been multiple deaths in the shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon JT, a fire official told reporters Thursday.

“We do have multiple deceased that are on scene,” Ray Shoufler, Douglas County fire marshal, told CNNJT. He gave no number.

In addition to the deaths, 11 wounded people have been transported to hospitals. Two died en route, he said.

The injured include a woman who was shot in the chest, said Chris Boice, a Douglas County commissionerJT.

The shooter is “down and in custody,” Boice said.

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    Umpqua Community College is located in Roseburg, a city in southwestern Oregon about midway between Eugene and Medford.