Listen: 2 dead, several injured in California school shooting
"I'm Anthony Davis A student gunman opened fire today at a southern California high school killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in ahead. Authorities said the attacker was hospitalized. In grave condition the shooting occurred around seven thirty. AM at Sao. Gus High School in Santa Clarita Pizza about thirty miles. Northwest of downtown Los Angeles sixteen-year-old Shona Randy said. She was in his Spanish class doing homework when she heard four four gunshots that she initially mistook for instruments from a band class. She said a student burst into the room saying he had seen. The gunman and her classmates was stunned into into silence. Authorities offered no hint of the shooter's motive and his name was not released. Today was his birthday freshman. Rosie Rodriguez Rigas said. She was walking up the library stairs when she heard noises that sounded like balloons popping. She realized they were gunshots when she saw other students running still carrying carrying a backpack laden with books. She ran across the street to a house. Where a person she did not know gave shelter to her and around ten other students? I just heard lots of kids crying. We were scared. Rodriguez said on a normal day. She said Saugus high school felt safe. We never really thought this would happen. In our school authorities say the gunman was carrying a forty five caliber handgun and use the last bullet on himself. The two students who died died where sixteen year old girl and a fourteen year old male than names were not released. Lines of students were escorted from the school by armed deputies anxious. Parents waited to be reunited with their children in a nearby park. They have been a total of eighty four incidents of gunfire on school grounds in the US in one thousand nine thousand nine hundred four in two thousand eighteen of the incidents this year ten were fatal including"