Student dies after being shot by school resource officer

An 11th grade male student at Carolina Forest High School in Conway was shot and killed this morning after he stabbed a resource officer. The school was placed on lockdown this morning. According to Teal Britton with Horry County Schools, the incident happened inside the school shortly after school began. Britton said a student assaulted the school resource officer with a knife after a bright broke out and the officer then fired his gun and shot the student. Both were taken by ambulance to Conway Hospital for treatment. The student died before noon.