UPDATE (CBS46) -- The Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office identified the victim as Virginia Smith, 51.

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ATLANTA (CBS46)-- A woman is dead after a triple shooting broke outside the Food Mart at an Atlanta Chevron gas station.

Homicide detectives told us the shooting happened around 2:00 a.m. on Sunday near Metropolitan and University Avenue.

According to investigators, three gunshot victims went to Grady Hospital. Two of those victims were men and survived. Police tell us the deceased is a 45-year-old woman.

“Preliminarily, what we’re getting is there were two groups engaged in a shootout. We’ve identified all groups, and we’re just trying to determine who was a contributing factor,” said Lieutenant Daniel Genson, Atlanta Police Department Homicide Commander.

Police say they have identified everyone involved and are not searching for additional suspects.

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