Multiple People Shot Inside New York Hospital; Shooter Killed

NEW YORK — Multiple people were shot by a man wearing a white lab coat inside a New York City hospital, officials told WPIX.

Gunfire broke out at 2:50 p.m. ET inside the Bronx Lebanon Hospital, according to the NYPD. In a tweet, police told people to avoid the area around the hospital.

Multiple people were shot, though the extent of their injuries was not immediately known, according to police.

Police confirmed the shooter was killed.

Aerial footage of the scene showed the hospital surrounded by police cars and fire trucks.

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