A Tornado Watch has been issued for parts of New Jersey until 10 p.m. for the following locations:
Source: National Weather Service: “TORNADO WATCH 377 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT”
A 24 year old man clad in black and carrying 4 weapons shot up an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut on Friday and leaving 20 children and 7 adults dead. Officials said it’s one of the worst school massacres in the nation’s history.
FBI, along with dozens of emergency vehicles raced to the school after the shooting began at around 9:30, moving a massive police team including SWAT officers that checked room by room searching for victims, most of the under the age of 10 and were in a kindergarten classroom.
Copyright Shannon Hicks/ The Newtown Bee.
Gunman was 24 years old from CT, and was found dead, while a second person is now in custody for a possible connection to the shooting.
A panicked parent said it was ‘the most terrifying moment a parent can imagine’.
We still don’t know the motive of the shooting and the gunman’s name was not released at this hour.
Miami, FL. 2:29p.m.
Noe I. for Windows of the World
Several firefighters were injured when their fire truck collided with a car in Brooklyn on Tuesday afternoon, the FDNY said.
The accident happened at the intersection of Nostrand Avenue and Fulton Street in Crown Heights.
Nine people were hurt, including five firefighters and four civilians, authorities said.
My Fox New York Reports.