Three people were apparently struck by gunfire in two incidents Thursday in Omaha, police said.

Officers responded at 1:59 p.m. to a shooting in the area of 30th and Parker Streets.

A 57-year-old woman told police she was standing on the corner when she heard several gunshots coming from behind the K-N-J gas station.

She was taken to the Nebraska Medical Center with an apparent gunshot wound.

Her injuries were not life-threatening, police said.

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At 3:45 p.m., police responded to a shooting in the area of 27th and Crown Point Avenues.

On arrival, officers met two people who had been shot. Their wounds were not considered to be life-threatening. They were also taken to the Nebraska Medical Center for treatment.

Witnesses said two people got out of a silver SUV and began shooting at the victims as they were walking down the street.

No information on suspects was available.

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