2 deputies shot in Yuba County, suspect not in custody

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Two sheriff's deputies have been shot in Yuba County after responding to call of a man who was reported to be agitated and possibly armed. (KGO-TV)

Two Northern California sheriff's deputies were shot and wounded Tuesday after they responded to reports of an armed and agitated suspect, authorities said.

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No arrests were made, and the conditions of the deputies were not released.

The Yuba County sheriff's deputies were shot around 9 a.m. Tuesday in the rural community of Oregon House about 55 miles north of Sacramento.

The sheriff's department called it "an active critical incident" on Facebook.

The shooting comes a day after two police officers were shot and wounded nearly 200 miles south in the central California city of Los Banos during a struggle with a man who broke into his estranged wife's apartment. The suspect died.

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