PORTLAND, Ore. — A person, who started firing inside a high school near Portland, Oregon, is dead.
A student has now also been confirmed dead.
About an hour after the shooting, Oregon State Police said the area was secure, and the situation is contained.
The shooting happened at about 8 a.m. PT at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, about 12 miles east of Portland, said Sue Strickland of the Troutdale Police Department.
Classes were in session at the time.
It wasn’t clear how many people were injured, and details about what led to the shooting weren’t immediately available.
The shooter was dressed all in black with a protective vest and helmet and possibly a rifle.