By LISA BAUMANN, Associated PressPublished: Oct 9, 2015 at 10:11 PM PDTLast Updated: Oct 9, 2015 at 10:11 PM PDT
The 18-year-old college student singled out by the shooter as the "lucky one" to survive and deliver a package to law enforcement spoke for the first time Friday about the massacre in Roseburg, Oregon.
The small community in Roseburg has come together in countless ways since last week's mass shooting at Umpqua Community College. Justin Troxel and his good friend Mike Smith, the manager of The Steel Outlet in Roseburg, are now creating countless metal signs in the shape of Oregon, featuring a cutout heart in the place of Roseburg.
After visiting the the families of the victims of the deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College, President Obama returned to the Roseburg airport and departed aboard Marine One, bound for the Eugene Airport where Air Force One was waiting for him.
President Obama returned to the Eugene Airport aboard Marine One and then boarded Air Force One, en route to Seattle. The president visited Roseburg to meet with the families of the victims of the deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College.