Within just 20 minutes after the shooting quick work was made to ship student to a location 6 miles away at local fairgrounds and to be investigated ..
timeline: 10:38 a.m. Police and emergency crews are at Umpqua Community College after a reported gunman has shot upwards of 20 people on campus. Scanner reports indicated the suspect is down. Multiple ambulances are on scene. Early reports indicate at least 15 people are dead. Students are reporting on social media that they are trapped inside classrooms.
11:20 a.m. Police are clearing the science building at this time.
11:28 a.m. Photographer just returned from Mercy Medical Center where he witnessed multiple ambulances bringing in patients.
11:34 a.m. Reporter at UCC describes the scene as “pure chaos.”
11:39 a.m. Jared Norman, a nursing student at UCC, said he heard shots and then everyone was running. He is locked down in the cafeteria with 50 other students right now. They’ve heard there is a shooting, but they don’t know what’s going on. And they’re scared.
11:42 a.m. Automated phone call went out to parents at Roseburg School District, referencing UCC shooting and saying all schools are safe.
11:49 a.m. “We locked our door and I went out to lock up the rest rooms and could hear four shots from the front of campus,” said UCC Foundation Executive Director Dennis O’Neill. “We have heard there are casualties but know nothing more at this stage.”
11:53 a.m. Oregon State Police are reporting via CNN that 10 people are dead and that the alleged shooter is dead.
11:57 a.m. Students and staff are gathered on the front lawn, waiting to be loaded onto a bus.
12:06 p.m. Kathleen Nickel, a spokesperson for Mercy Medical Center, said six patients have been brought to Mercy Medical Center and they are expecting two more.
12:40 p.m. Reporter Aaron Yost said two buses have brought students from UCC to the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Red Cross counselors are on scene to provide grief counseling.
12:57 p.m. Statement from Peter DeFazio on today’s shooting. “Today’s shooting in Roseburg is a heartbreaking tragedy, and my thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families. I want to extend my deepest gratitude to Roseburg’s first responders for their work in responding to the event. Once we know more about what happened today, I plan to work with my colleagues in Congress to find ways to prevent tragedies such as these.”
1 p.m. Christian Bringhurst said his daughter Justine is fine after she was on campus at the time of shooting.
“We (Camas Valley) have a dozen kids going to school out there,” Bringhurst said. “Trying to find out who is there and make sure everybody is OK. Our hearts going out to the victims.”
1:05 p.m. KVAL is reporting that the shooter is among the dead. That is unconfirmed.
1:13 p.m. Oregon Attorney General is reporting that 13 people are dead, up to 20 are injured including the shooter.
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