(Reuters) - Three people were killed and a fourth wounded on Wednesday in a series of shootings in central Maine, according to State Police, who said that officers shot and killed the suspected gunman.


The shootings occurred around 7:30 a.m. EDT in Madison, a town about 90 miles north of Portland, according to Maine State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland.


No other details were immediately available.


(Reporting by Scott Malone in Boston; Editing by Gabriella Borter)