The victim of a shooting in Killeen was airlifted to a Temple hospital Tuesday evening, and police are working to piece together what happened.

Crystal Rosado with our news partner, KWTX, reports that multiple gunshots were heard in the area of North 8th St. and East Dunn Ave. shortly before 5:25 PM.

The victim was found a few blocks away on Hoover Avenue. According to the Killeen Daily Herald, he fled the scene of the shooting in a car. He was airlifted to Baylor Scott & White Hospital in Temple in critical condition.

The Herald reports that a second person involved in the shooting fled south on 8th St. on foot.

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