ELKLAND, Pa. (WHTM) – A Pennsylvania state trooper was flown to a hospital after a shooting in northern Tioga County.
State police said troopers were conducting a welfare check at a home near Elkland, near the New York state line, when someone opened fire and struck one of the troopers around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The trooper’s condition is unknown at this time. He was conscious and alert before undergoing surgery, police said.
Another trooper at the scene was treated for a possible broken leg they sustained while seeking cover from the gunfire.
The gunman was still barricaded hours later.
Police did not immediately release additional details.
This is a developing story. ABC27 News will provide more information as it becomes available.
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