Sumter, SC (WLTX) - The Sumter Police Department is investigating after an 18-year-old sustained injuries from a shooting Tuesday afternoon.

The victim was seen talking to individuals in a mid- to large-sized vehicle near the corner of Hauser and David Court, according to witnesses. The vehicle reportedly sped off toward Brooklyn Street after gunfire broke out.

Officials say the teen was shot more than once and flown by helicopter to a Columbia hospital, where he is in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sumter Police Department at 803-436-2700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.