VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) – Authorities responded to reports of a shooting near PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center Tuesday afternoon.

PeaceHealth confirms to FOX 12 that just after 1 p.m., police were called out to a shooting at 505 Northeast 87th Avenue.

According to PeaceHealth, the building is a medical facility adjacent to the hospital and is owned by Pacific Medical Buildings (PMB) Real Estate Services. The PeaceHealth campus was placed into “modified lockdown” while authorities responded to the scene.

Two people were injured and taken to PeaceHealth Southwest’s Emergency Department. Their current conditions are not known.

PeaceHealth says the situation has been safely contained and the buildings are no longer in lockdown.

No further details have been released at this time. 

This is developing news. FOX 12 Oregon will update this story when new information becomes available.

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