5 killed in US shooting


In yet another shocking incident of shooting, four people and the gunman were killed and 21 people sustained serious injuries on a highway Odessa in Western Texas.

According to reports, the incident took place at around 4:30 PM (local time). Reportedly an armed man hijacked a truck and opened fire at motorists on the Highway 191. The highway connects the Midland and Odessa cities.

Police Chief Michael Gerke stated that it was a male shooter in his 30s. However, the identity and the motive of the shooting were not disclosed.

It may be mentioned here that this is the second mass shooting in Texas this month. Four weeks ago, a gunman killed 22 people in El Paso.

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