Near the headquarters of YouTube in Northern California shots rang out

Near the main orfice YouTube in San Bruno (Northern California) shots were heard.

Paramedics arrived on the scene. But local police warned residents of San Bruno, so they tried not to approach this area.

Press Secretary Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital reported that the hospital received patients who were injured in the incident.

Employee Todd Sherman wrote in his Twitter that people in a panic has left the building.

We were sitting in a meeting and then we heard people running because it was rumbling the floor. First thought was earthquake.

— Todd Sherman (@tdd) April 3, 2018

Product Manager for YouTube Vadim Lavrusik previously said that the shooter is in the building. According to an eyewitness, he heard gunshots and barricaded himself in the office with other employees. In the next post, Lavrusik wrote that the building was successfully evacuated.

Active shooter at YouTube HQ. Heard shots and saw people running while at my desk. Now barricaded inside a room with coworkers.

— Vadim Lavrusik (@Lavrusik) April 3, 2018

According to local media, the shooter is a woman.

According to ABC News, the building has about 1,700 people. Corporation Google, which owns YouTube, said it is investigating «a possible incident of shooting». They are cooperating with authorities and will provide information as it becomes available.