Fern Creek High School in Kentucky was evacuated after shots were fired inside the school building. At least one person has been rushed to the hospital, according to Louisville Metro Police. The school was placed on lockdown around 2:05 p.m. local time. Fern Creek Elementary School, located nearby, was also placed on lockdown after reports of the school shooting were issued. Parents are being urged to go to Fern Creek Park to retrieve their children. The motive in the Kentucky school shooting remains unclear, it is not currently know if the shooter was another student.
Police officers are still looking for the shooter who injured at least one individual at Fern Creek High School in Kentucky. The parents of the injured student have reportedly been notified. The student does not reportedly have life-threatening injuries.
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Louisville, Kentucky: Fern Creek High School evauated. Parents told to meet at Fern Creek Park but must have ID. http://t.co/iMF0mAjH1U
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