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Man killed in Seattle Pacific University shooting

A lone gunman armed with a shotgun opened fire in a building at a Seattle university, killing one person and wounding three others before being subdued by a student as he tried to reload.

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Man killed and three others wounded in Seattle shooting

One man has died and three other people are injured, one of them critically, after a gunman opened fire on a campus at Seattle's Pacific University.

Aid workers standby at Seattle Pacific University after the campus was evacuated due to a shooting in Seattle. Credit: Reuters

Police said the lone gunman was disarmed by a Seattle Pacific University student as he was reloading after he entered the Otto Miller building on the campus and several other students pinned him down until police arrived.

Harborview Medical Centre spokeswoman Susan Gregg said a man in his 20s died and a critically injured 20-year-old woman was undergoing surgery. Two men aged 24 and 22 were in a satisfactory condition, she added.

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