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25th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting

(NBC, KYMA/KECY) – Saturday marks the 25th anniversary of the first and one of the worst school shootings in American history.

On April 20, 1999, two students opened fire at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Twelve students and a teacher were killed in the shooting before the gunmen committed suicide.

At least twenty others were injured in the disaster.

At the time, it was considered the deadliest high school shooting in American history.

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