Knott’s Berry Farm Shooting: Passing shooting prompted evacuation
Buena Park, California (CNS) – On Friday night, police are investigating a possible driving shooting in Buena Park near Knott’s Berry Farm, which led to the evacuations of the park and one person to the hospital.
According to a report by the California Highway Patrol, the shooting occurred at about 8:40 pm on the beach boulevard near the park.
“A victim was assisted by park staff outside the park gate and taken to a local hospital,” Knott’s Berry Farm said in a tweet. “The incident is currently under investigation.”
According to KCAL9, dozens of guests evacuated the park after the shooting, and employees took refuge on the spot.
As officials from the Health Protection Center and Buena Park Police Department investigated the scene, the Beach Boulevard near Knott’s Berry Farm was completely closed.
No description of the suspicious vehicle was provided.
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