MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Deputies responded to reports of a shooting in Morgan County Tuesday afternoon that left one person injured.

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Mike Swafford said one person was shot in the torso and they were taken to Huntsville Hospital by helicopter. He said the victim was in serious but stable condition.

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office said in a tweet they responded to a shooting in the 900 block of Pleasant Country Road near Falkville. They also had responders at a scene in the 1200 block of East Lacon Road.

Swafford said the victim was injured at the scene on Pleasant Country Road and then traveled to a home on East Lacon Road.

Officials asked for people to use caution in the area due to emergency responders in the area.

The investigation is ongoing.