Police responded to a double fatal shooting at 16th Street and South Van Ness Avenue on Sunday night. (Bryan Carmody/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Two killed in Mission District shooting Sunday night

Two people are dead after a shooting in the Mission District on Sunday night, police said.

The shooting was reported at 8:46 p.m. at 16th Street and South Van Ness Avenue, police spokesperson Officer Giselle Talkoff said.

A woman was pronounced dead when officers arrived and a man was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital, Talkoff said.

Both the man and the woman appeared to be in their 20s or 30s.

Police do not have any suspects.

The area around the intersection will be blocked until officers complete an investigation of the shooting, Talkoff said.

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