Shots fired at 2 men just released from local county jail

The two men were fired on just after their release from the Bell County Jail. (File)

BELTON, Texas (KWTX) Authorities are investigating after shots were fired at two men who were walking along a road after they were released Tuesday afternoon from the Bell County Jail.

The two men were walking along Loop 121 near Avenue O at around 2:50 p.m. Tuesday when someone in a dark colored sedan, possibly a Nissan Maxima, fired at them.

One, who was struck in the shoulder, was taken to Scott & White Medical Center in Temple with non-life-threatening injuries.

The other, who was grazed by a bullet, declined medical treatment.