Several People Struck in Mass Shooting at Tennessee High School

A mass shooting at a high school in Knoxville, Tennessee has resulted in several people being shot. According to local station WVLT, the Knoxville Police Department confirmed there are multiple gunshot victims following a shooting at Austin-East Magnet High School.

via: NBC News

It wasn’t immediately clear if anyone was killed in the incident.

The department first reported the shooting around 4 p.m. local time and shortly after said a reunification site had been established at a nearby baseball field.

Knoxville County Schools Superintendent Bob Thomas said the school had been secured and students who weren’t involved in the shooting were released to their families. Thomas called the incident “tragic” and said additional details would be released soon.

Other details about the shooting weren’t immediately available.

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