PICTURED: Heroic coach fatally shot while shielding students from gunman’s bullets during Florida school shooting

Coach Aaron Feis heroically shielded students from the hail of gunfire unleashed by the shooter who killed over a dozen people in Parkland, Florida.

“This, ladies and gentlemen, if the face of a hero. Coach Aaron Feis was injured protecting a student in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and, at last report, is in critical condition,” an Instagram post by Angelica Losada read.

According to the Miami Herald, Feis was reportedly wounded but alive following the shooting. However, during a press conference Wednesday night, police said “a beloved football coach is dead.” On Thu.

In addition to coaching football, Feis worked at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as a security guard. He graduated from the school in 1999.

This is a developing story. CrimeOnline will update with more details as they become available.