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5 dead in mass shooting in Midland-Odessa, Texas | USA TODAY

A traffic stop triggered a deadly shooting rampage. Warning: Some viewers may find this video disturbing.


At least five people are dead after a gunman hijacked a postal service van and shot at at least 21 people, Odessa Police Chief Michael Gerke said Saturday.

The gunman, who was shot and killed by police, was described as a white male in his 30s. Authorities have not yet released his name.

This shooting marks the second time in less than a month that Texas has been impacted by mass gun violence. Exactly four weeks ago, 22 people were killed and 24 more were injured when a man opened fire in an El Paso Walmart.

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