Early reports indicated two people may have been hit by gunfire shortly after 7 a.m. in the area of Harrison Street near Wilson Memorial Regional Medical Center in Johnson City.

Several reports indicated that one of the people involved in the shooting was a police officer.

Police from numerous agencies have gathered near the hospital and medical buildings near the imaging facility on Harrison Street have been evacuated.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

Updates will be coming as details are made available.