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A knife is collected for evidence outside Spring High School Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Spring, Texas. At least one person has been killed and others injured in an altercation at the high school in suburban Houston. The Harris County Sheriff's Office did not say whether the people involved in the fight about 7 a.m. Wednesday at Spring High School were all students. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Teen Dead, More Hurt in Texas High School Stabbing



SPRING, Texas (AP) -- A 17-year-old student has been stabbed to death and three others are injured after a fight at a Houston-area high school.

Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia says a confrontation around 7 a.m. Wednesday at Spring High School escalated and resulted in multiple stabbings. He says all the people involved in the fight were students in the Spring school district.

Three others described as "persons of interest" are being questioned by investigators. Garcia says authorities are not searching for any other suspects.

Garcia says two students have been hospitalized with minor injuries and the third is listed in good condition after being airlifted to a Houston hospital

Authorities did not say what prompted the confrontation.

Spring is about 20 miles north of Houston.


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