Police: One hospitalized after gunfire erupts at Kentucky high school

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – One person was rushed to a hospital after police responded to a report of gunfire at a Kentucky high school.

Police and emergency crews rushed to Fern Creek High School after the school was put on lockdown.

Around 12:51 p.m., students were seen walking out of the school with their hands on their heads.

According to the Louisville Metro Police Department, several students saw a firearm at the school and officers are still searching for weapons.

A nearby elementary school was also putĀ on lockdown.