PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — As soon as news broke Wednesday morning of the stabbing rampage at Franklin Regional High School, parents rushed to the school to try to find their children.

It was a tough day for both.

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“You got a normal day, and then the fire alarm got pulled,” said Zack Shedd, a student.

From that moment on nothing was normal at Franklin Regional High School. Hallways became the scene of absolute horror.

“I was sitting by the cafeteria,” said Nikki Dallo, a junior. “At first, I seen him push someone down. I thought it was just a normal fight.”

Dallo watched as the attacks began.

“I seen another kid gets sliced in the face,” said Dallo. “I saw the blood everywhere, and I just ran to the office.”

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As parents descended onto school grounds once word started to spread, many were looking for first and foremost their children, but also for answers.

“I gave them a big hug and kiss, and I cried,” said one parent.

Now, they’re left wondering how to begin to explain a day no one in the school district will ever forget.

“It’s part of life,” said Katherine Shedd, a parent. “It’s upsetting, just don’t think it can happen to your school.”

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