During a live news report this morning on WDBJ 7, several shots were fired and the reporter and guest began screaming. There are still few details as to what exactly happened but it doesn't look good. Update: A series of emotional tweets from WDBJ...
It is with extreme sadness that we report WDBJ7's Alison Parker and Adam Ward were killed in an attack this morning. http://t.co/oC9s4vLJXV— WDBJ7 (@WDBJ7) August 26, 2015
We love you, Alison and Adam. pic.twitter.com/hLSzQi06XE— WDBJ7 (@WDBJ7) August 26, 2015
Previously: ABC News confirms reporter and camera crew were killed:
WDBJ: Reporter & camera crew killed in Virginia after being shot live on air during morning broadcast. Utterly heartbreaking.— Jon Williams (@WilliamsJon) August 26, 2015
Police now reporting 3 victims. Now word on current status/location of the shooter.— thenewsjunkie (@thenewsjunkie) August 26, 2015
Scanner traffic chatter about 2 possible fatalities...— thenewsjunkie (@thenewsjunkie) August 26, 2015
Update: This is frightening...
Here are some tweets from WDBJ after the incident.
We are trying to figure out what just happened -- thank you all for your concern and kind words.— WDBJ7 (@WDBJ7) August 26, 2015
Law enforcement is on scene at Bridgewater Plaza in Moneta. The incident involves a WDBJ7 crew. This is all we know. http://t.co/hmQe15vOUk— WDBJ7 (@WDBJ7) August 26, 2015
At least 3 injured in that live TV shooting video from this morning... more updates to follow...— thenewsjunkie (@thenewsjunkie) August 26, 2015
More to follow...