Two people shot on South King Street

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- Two people were shot Saturday evening in the 10 block of South King Street.

A dark compact car sped away from the area after gunfire was heard, according to Bakersfield police.

Both victims were taken to hospitals by private means before police arrived. Officers were called to the area around 8:10 p.m.

One victim is reported to be doing OK, while the other is listed in critical condition.

Anyone with information is urged to call police at (661) 327-7111.