Florida high school in lockdown after shooting

 breakingnews.ie  2/14/2018 8:34:00 PM 

A Florida high school has been locked down after a shooting, US authorities said.

The shooting happened at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, according to the Broward Sheriff's Office.

It was not immediately clear how many people were wounded.

Coral Springs Police said on Twitter the school was locked down and that students and teachers inside should remain barricaded until police reach them.

TV footage showed at least one person being wheeled to an ambulance while emergency workers appeared to be helping others on the pavement.

The news broadcasts also showed students running across the street.

- PA

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