Police in Roseburg, Oregon, say at least 13 are dead and 20 are injured following a shooting at Umpqua Community College on Thursday morning. A gunman reportedly attacked UCC’s Snyder Hall at approximately 10:45 a.m. Pacific time. Oregon State Police previously said 15 were dead but then revised their number of fatalities.
Tweets from students and friends show the chaos.
The public information officer for the VA hospital said the facility is preparing for overflow from Mercy Medical Center, where patients were transported.
Agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms have reportedly arrived on campus.
Umpqua has approximately 3,000 students and is located 180 miles south of Portland, Oregon.