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LIVE: Dangerous active shooter in Dallas: Firefighter shot, gunman's whereabouts unknown

Police: 'Entire area' around shooting scene 'is still active and very dangerous'

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DALLAS – There is an active shooter situation in the Dallas area. Here's the latest from NBCDFW:

A Dallas firefighter has been shot and police officers are pinned down by gunfire from an active shooter, the Dallas Police Association says.

Dallas police and firefighters independently confirmed the shooting along the 3200 block of Reynolds Avenue in East Dallas.

Firefighter is listed in critical condition. Dallas Fire-Rescue confirms the injured firefighter was taken to Baylor Medical Center in Dallas. NBC 5's Ken Kalthoff noted a large DFR presence at the hospital.

NBCDFW says another person was shot and is in stable condition. Gunman's whereabouts are unknown.

Story is developing. 

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