Shooting near Belle Glade school, victim stumbles onto school grounds

BELLE GLADE, Fla. - One person was hurt after a shooting Thursday morning near a school in Belle Glade.

The shooting occurred just before 10 a.m. near Crossroads Academy, located at 225 SW 12th Dr.

No students or school faculty were involved. Deputies and school police are on the scene. 

A spokesperson for the Palm Beach County Sheriff's office said a person inside a passing vehicle fired shots, grazing a victim in the head.  The victim later ended up on school property.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said the person was airlifted to an area hospital.

Grades 6-12 go to the school.

No other details were immediately available.

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