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Two area ISDs briefly place schools on lockdown

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EAST TEXAS (KYTX) - Grand Saline and Edgewood ISDs temporarily placed campuses on lockdown Thursday, according to officials.

"We were under minimal lockdown with outside doors secured from noon until 1:30 p.m.," said Grand Saline superintendent Trish Elliott.

At Edgewood ISD, Superintendent Andy Baker said the district was on lockdown from about 12:20 until approximately 1 p.m. Thursday.

The lockdowns came after a shooting in Kaufman County, however Baker said he was only told by police that "something was going on in town."

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