Two people are dead and two others are in hospital suffering from gunshot wounds following separate shootings in the St. Catherine North Police division this morning.

The Police are still on both scenes.

Preliminary information from police is that three people were shot on Burke Road in Spanish Town at about 8:20.

The circumstances that led to the triple shooting are not yet known, however, one man was killed and two others injured.

In an earlier incident, another man was also killed.

The Police say a construction worker was killed in Victoria district in Linstead at about 7 am.

The incident on Burke Road has resulted in traffic congestion in the area.