2 shot on Commonwealth Avenue in Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two people were shot on Commonwealth Avenue in Springfield late Wednesday night.

Springfield Police Department spokesman Ryan Walsh identified the victims as an adult man and an adult woman. They were both taken to Baystate Medical Center, where Walsh says they are expected to survive their injuries.

Officers found the gunshot victims after being called to a ShotSpotter activation on Commonwealth Avenue just before midnight.

Read more: Springfield’s ShotSpotter system explained

The Springfield Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit is continuing to look into what led up to the shooting.

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