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Agency: 1 dead, 7 injured inside Oklahoma fete shooting

Agency: 1 dead, 7 injured inside Oklahoma fete shooting

TAFT, Okla. (AP) — Authorities said one human being was killed with every one other accompanied by septet were injured inside a shooting early Sunday at an not shut air fete inside eastern Oklahoma, accompanied by a observer describing frantic people running for cover while the gunfire erupted.

Two juveniles were among those report at the Memorial Day event near Taft, concerning 10 miles (16 kilometers) southeast of Tulsa, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation said inside a statement.

Witnesses said an quarrel preceded the gunfire fair following midnight, the agency said. No one has been arrested, it said.

"We heard a a large amount of shots with every one other accompanied by we idea it was firecrackers at first," said Sylvia Wilson, an owner of Taft's Boots Cafe, which was not shut at the hour dated to work for a surge of visitors to the small town for the Memorial Day weekend gathering. "Then people begin running with every one other accompanied by ducking. And we were yelling at everyone ... 'Get down! Get down!" Wilson said to The Associated Press by telephone from the café on Sunday morning.

About 1,500 people attended the event inside Taft, which normally has a inhabitants of fair a few hundred people. Members of the Muskogee County Sheriff's Office were inside attendance with every one other accompanied by straight away began rendering aid, OSBI said.

The agency provided no indeed other details including the conditions of those injured. The Muskogee County Sheriff's Office referred the AP to OSBI for additional information. A bureau spokeswoman has not responded to the AP's calls.

Wilson estimated her café is concerning 100 feet (30 meters) from where the shooting broke out. She said rules and regulations enforcement had been on the scene to assist accompanied by safety earlier with every one other accompanied by that officers reacted fast to the shooting.

"We are upset," Wilson said, adding: "Everything is getting spine to normal. ... The danger has past."

Agency: 1 dead, 7 injured inside Oklahoma fete shooting

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