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What we know about the school shooting in Broward County, Florida

Police in Broward County, Florida responded to a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

The Broward County Sheriff’s office said it was “working a developing incident regarding a report of active shooter.”

The shooter is still at large.

Local news outlets on the scene report more than 20 people are injured.

According to South Florida news outlets, nearly 40 students and teachers are still on lock down inside the school.

The fire department from nearby Margate, Florida is treating the situation as a “mass casualty incident” with 20 to 50 victims.

According to Broward County Schools, Marjory Stoneman Douglas was on lock down, but is dismissing students.

This is the 19th school shooting in 2018 so far.

This story will be updated.