At least 50 students have been injured in a mass shooting at a Florida high school where the gunman remains at large.
Police have surrounded Majory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where the ‘heavily armed’ shooter, wearing a gas mask, opened fire with a ‘long’ gun this afternoon.
Cops confirm it remains an active shooter situation although there are reports that a student was seen fighting with the gunman in a classroom.
Police are responding to the incident at Majory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida
An injured student was loaded into the ambulance my multiple emergency responders
Students are reportedly barricading themselves into their classrooms.
There are reports that the shooter, wearing a burgundy shirt and black pants, may have fled the school, mixing in with the other students as they fled the building.
Video showed at least five people being treated by paramedics at the scene while students were led away from the school in a line. But reports show that many more were shot.
The school remains on lockdown.
Coral Springs police have advised people to avoid the neighborhood while the active shooter situation is underway.
Cops arrived on the scene of the shooting where victims were being carried out to the front lawn
Video showed at least five people being treated by paramedics at the scene while students were led away from the school in a line
A victim lies on the ground outside the school where a responder gives them emergency medical aid