PHOTOS: Grief, Chaos Followed Oregon Community College Shooting

A woman is comforted as friends and family wait for students at the local fairgrounds.
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The photographs taken after a shooting Thursday at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore. showed the grief and raw emotions of those who were on campus following the incident.

The shooting left at least 13 dead and more than 20 injured, according to the state’s attorney general. The 20 year-old gunman was also dead after exchanging gun fire with police officers who responded to the scene, authorities said.

The above image, which shows a woman comforting another following the shooting is one of the powerful Associated Press photographs documenting what happened Thursday morning. Here are some others:

Authorities responded to a report of a shooting at the college campus.

Police searched students outside the college before they were transported to the fairgrounds to await family and friends.

Multiple law enforcement agencies reportedly responded to the scene.

Students, staff, and faculty were evacuated from the college facility.

Friends and family were reunited at the local fairgrounds.

Hannah Miles, center, is reunited with her sister Hailey Miles, left, and father Gary Miles, right.

Friends and family comforted one another after the morning shooting, which left many injured. Counseling services were available at the fairgrounds, where everyone was evacuated following the shooting.

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