UPDATE: FRIDAY 6/2/2023 4:08 p.m.

(COLORADO SPRINGS) — Two people are dead following a shooting near the Taco Bell on South Nevada Avenue on Friday, June 2.

According to a sergeant with the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD), police received an emergency call shortly after 2 p.m. on Friday reporting two unconscious people who had possibly been shot.

When officers arrived, CSPD said officers provided medical aid to two men but those efforts were unsuccessful, and the two were determined to be dead. The Homicide unit is responding to investigate.

CSPD said officers will remain on scene for several hours investigating, and any cars that were in the parking lot at the time of the incident will have to remain until the responding detectives release them.

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ORIGINAL STORY: Shooting on S. Nevada Avenue, avoid the area

FRIDAY 6/2/2023 2:40 p.m.

The Colorado Springs Fire Department (CSFD) said crews are on the scene of a shooting on South Nevada Avenue and is asking the public to avoid the area.

CSFD said the shooting occurred in the 1500 block of South Nevada Avenue, near Nevada and Brookside Street.

FOX21 News is working to learn more and will provide updates as information becomes available.