'Scene was worse than I have ever seen and I've been to plane crashes': Pittsburgh authorities describe synagogue carnage
Pittsburgh shooting press conference -- screenshot

Speaking with the press, police authorities described what they believed happened at the Tree of Life Congregation Synagogue where gunman Robert Bowers shot and killed at least eight and wounded six more --including police officers.


According to one official attempting to describe the carnage, the scene "was worse than I have ever seen and I've been to plane crashes."

Watch the press conference below: