Air 11 is over the hospital and there are several officers on the scene. The latest live news videos report that part of Ben Taub Hospital is still on lockdown. After initial reports, hundreds of staff, patients and family members were evacuated from the hospital. However, at this point, there are still plenty of locked doors at Ben Taub Hospital, with employees hiding as police come through and clear the hospital building.
Ben Taub is located near Rice University, the Houston Zoo, and the Children's Hopsital.
Art Acevedo, the police chief, said that law enforcement officials did their job by responding even though the reports turned out to be false.
Dozens of patients on gurneys were seen being wheeled out to a waiting box truck where they appeared to be receiving treatment. "There's about six or seven floors, so there are still a lot of people in there", the witness said.
First Coast News' sister station KHOU News in Houston has a crew at the scene, and will be giving updates as they become available.
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