Two people were shot to death, and another was taken to the hospital from injuries after a Thursday night shooting, according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies are investigating the shooting that occurred in the 100 block of Ballenton Road, near the intersection of HardScrabble Road and I-77.

Deputies responded to a call of shots fired just after 10:30 p.m. When personnel arrived, three people were found shot. Two of them died at the scene, and the third was taken to the hospital, according to the sheriff's department report.

Information on the condition of the third person was not made available.

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is investigating. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or report it to CrimeStoppers at 888-CRIME-SC

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