14-year-old shot in the head in Atlanta school
Children look out from a school bus as they are transported to their parents after a shooting at an Price Middle school in Atlanta, Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013. (AP / John Bazemore)
Published Thursday, January 31, 2013 3:24PM EST
ATLANTA -- An Atlanta fire official says a 14-year-old has been shot in the head at a middle school and has been taken to a hospital.
Atlanta Fire Cpt. Marian McDaniel also says a teacher suffered minor cuts and bruises but was treated on the scene at Price Middle School. Earlier, a police spokesman said he was headed to the school about 2 miles south of downtown following reports of a shooting.
TV news helicopters show a swarm of Atlanta police officers at the school.
McDaniel says the shooting victim was taken to Grady Hospital but information on the teen's condition was not immediately available.