Another school shooting took place in a Birmingham, Alabama high school on Wednesday. One student was shot to death while two others were left injured.
According to local police, the shooting was categorized as “accidental,” the Washington Post reported.
Beth Shelburne of Birmingham’s WBRC News took to Twitter to mourn the death of the unidentified student.
This 17 y/o young woman lost her life. She was 30 days away from turning 18, had been accepted to college and wanted to study nursing. Many unanswered questions about Huffman High shooting, but remember the victim. She should be alive. My heart breaks for her family. pic.twitter.com/Db2mbB4ytu
— Beth Shelburne (@bshelburne) March 8, 2018
Police issued a statement after the shooting saying that the shooting happened during dismissal at Huffman High School in the state’s capital.
The gun believed to have been used in the shooting has been recovered. It is not clear if a suspect is in custody.
The story is still developing.