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‘Multiple Sufferers’ in downtown Seattle shooting

Numerous individuals are hurt at a shooting Wednesday near Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle.

The Seattle Police Department tweeted that the information of”multiple victims” only following 5 local time, but didn’t offer the amount of sufferers or their conditions.

The Seattle Fire Department stated it was reacting to”reports of numerous patients” of a fire in the region on Twitter and encouraged people to steer clear of the region.

A nurse who had been witness to the shooting told NBC affiliate King 5 which she heard the gunfire and hurried to assist among those victims. She wasn’t identified by the channel.

“I have never seen anything like this in my entire life,” she explained.

Harborview Medical Center, a Level I trauma facility handled at the University of Washington, supported to NBC News that it had been anticipating patients by the shooting, but didn’t know just how many.