COTTONWOOD, Shasta County (CBS/AP) — California Highway Patrol officers shot at least two people in a pickup truck during a confrontation in Shasta County,  according to authorities.

Sheriff’s Lt. Dave Kent said two CHP officers fired shotgun blasts at a red pickup with three people inside in the town of Cottonwood following a vehicle chase around 10 a.m. Tuesday. One man and one woman were taken to the hospital.

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Kent says he didn’t know why the officers fired at the truck or how seriously the man and woman were injured. The CHP officers were not injured.

The Redding Record-Searchlight reported that Happy Valley Road was shut down and nearby West Valley High School was locked down for about 30 minutes because of the chase and shooting.

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