Teacher killed in attack on Swedish school; attacker shot

October 22, 2015 11:21 AM

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A masked man attacked a school in southern Sweden on Thursday, killing one teacher and wounding two students and another teacher before being shot by police, authorities said.

Students fled Thursday morning from the Kronan school in Trollhattan, near Goteborg, Sweden's second-largest city. Police in Trollhattan, in a statement, said the attack took place in the school's cafe area.

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