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CORRECTS NUMBER OF PEOPLE KILLED - Police escort a person, second from right, out of the Marshall County High School after shooting there, Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018, in Benton, Ky. Gov. Matt Bevin said two people were killed and 19 injured in the shooting.

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2 dead, 17 injured in Kentucky school shooting; suspect held

BENTON, Ky. — A 15-year-old student opened fire with a handgun inside his rural Kentucky high school Tuesday, killing two classmates, injuring 17 others and sending hundreds fleeing for safety.