Texas, December 13: One person was killed and 14 were injured in a vigil shooting in Baytown in the southern US state of Texas, Harris Country Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said.

"(The) number of wounded individuals is now up to 14; one has been pronounced deceased, three being taken by Lifeflight in critical condition, and the remaining ones are said to have non/fatal injuries," Gonzalez said on Twitter. Also Read | Indonesia: Mount Semeru Volcanic Eruption Raises Alert for Other Active Volcanos in the Country.

Harris Country Sheriff Ed Gonzalez's Tweet

The shooting occurred on Sunday night when a vehicle approached a crowd attending a vigil for someone recently murdered and opened fire. Also Read | World's Biggest Blue Sapphire 'Queen of Asia', Weighing Around 310 kg, Unveiled in Sri Lanka.

Homicide and firearm investigators have been deployed at the scene, according to Gonzales.

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