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What happened in Florida?
A shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday resulted in multiple fatalities, Broward County sheriff’s officials said.
The incident happened at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Broward Sheriff Scott Israel said. It was not immediately clear how many people were killed.
The suspected shooter, who has not been identified, is in custody, the sheriff said.
How did this happen?
Emergency crews are responding to reports of a mass shooting at a Florida high school, law enforcement sources tell CNN.
The shooting took place at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County, the sources said. It was not immediately clear how many people were injured.
This is a breaking story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
What does this mean for the USA?
This means that the US is in a state of Emergency and that people are advised to stay indoors and away from any areas that may be affected by the hurricane.
What does this mean for the world?
This is a developing story and we will bring you more information as it becomes available.
It is still unclear what exactly caused the incident, but authorities are investigating. In the meantime, residents in the area are advised to stay indoors and avoid any contact with the water.