USA mass shooting: Three killed and one critically injured at manufacturing plant in Smithsburg, Maryland

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Three people have been killed in Smithsburg

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Three people have been killed in a mass shooting incident at a manufacturing plant in Maryland town of Smithsburg on Thursday,local US media said.

Three people were killed on Thursday in a shooting at a manufacturing plant in Smithsburg and a state trooper was shot in the shoulder, according to Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan. The governor said he did not know the status of the shooter, CNN reported.

As per reports, the shooter opened fire at a manufacturing facility which is said to be a Solumbia Machine factory in Northern Maryland.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said that the shooting unfolded at around 2.30pm on Thursday afternoon at the Columbia Machine in Smithsburg, around 75 miles from the city of Baltimore.