SWAT teams descend on Sonic restaurant in Nebraska after a vehicle burst into flames outside  

Gunman shoots and injures multiple people at a SONIC restaurant in Nebraska after vehicle exploded in the drive-thru

  • A SWAT team has surrounded a Sonic restaurant in Nebraska after reports of an active shooter as flames engulfed a vehicle outside
  • Video shows firefighters at the scene battling the flames at the Sonic in the 1300 block of Cornhusker Road in Bellevue

A SWAT team has surrounded a Sonic restaurant in Nebraska after reports of an active shooter as flames engulfed a vehicle outside.

KETV reports that Sgt Andy Jashinske with Bellevue Police says one person is in custody and they are not actively searching for anyone else. Several people are injured.

Omaha World-Herald reporter Jessica Wade shared video of a huge police presence at the Sonic in the 1300 block of Cornhusker Road in Bellevue. 

Videos from the scene show firefighters battling the flames.

Emergency crews responded to the scene around 9.30pm Saturday.

A SWAT team has surrounded a Sonic restaurant in Nebraska after reports of an 'active shooter' as flames engulfed a vehicle outside

A SWAT team has surrounded a Sonic restaurant in Nebraska after reports of an ‘active shooter’ as flames engulfed a vehicle outside 

A video showed a huge fire outside the restaurant in Nebraska

A video showed a huge fire outside the restaurant in Nebraska

More then 20 law enforcement vehicles responded to the scene according to the Omaha World-Herlad and there are reportedly six ambulances. 

One person has been taken to hospital in a critical condition. 

Bellevue Police tweeted: ‘A large police presence for an active investigation near 15th and Cornhusker. AVOID THE AREA. MORE UPDATES TO FOLLOW.’   

This is a developing story

Police vehicles are seen above outside the Sonic restaurant on Saturday night

Police vehicles are seen above outside the Sonic restaurant on Saturday night

source: dailymail.co.uk