Date: October 12th, 2017 4:43 PM
'Mass casualties' after attempted prison break at US jail with 'people told to avoid area'
The incident has taken place at Pasquotank correctional facility in North Carolina and schools nearby are on lockdown, according to reports
Mass casualties have been reported in an attempted prison break at a US jail.
Dozens of employees have reportedly been killed in the incident which has taken place at Pasquotank correctional facility, North Carolina.
A fire was allegedly set during the attempted escape today, and there are reports of two hundred of the injured being taken to hospital.
People are being told to avoid the area, with some schools nearby on lockdown, according to reports.
Students journeying home will be sent back to schools until they hear back from the emergency services, wavy.com reports.
This is Trump's fault because of the school to prison pipeline.