Nevada middle school shooting: 2 killed, 2 injured

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SPARKS, NV. (CNN) — Two people were killed and two were injured in a shooting at a Nevada middle school Monday, school officials said.

It was not immediately clear whether the death toll included the shooter.

Sparks Middle School, located outside Reno, Nevada, remains an active crime scene, school officials said in a Twitter post.

Two minors are in critical condition at Renown Regional Medical Center after the shooting, a hospital spokeswoman said.

Authorities believe “the suspect has been neutralized,” the Sparks Police Department said on its website.

Authorities said students were being taken to a nearby high school to meet their parents.

From Chuck Johnston and Amanda Watts