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A man was shot multiple times near the UK’s campus early Thursday morning, according to multiple media reports.

The shooting occurred around 6 a.m. on Rose Street, near East Maxwell Street, according to WKYT. This area is just a few minutes away from the center of campus.

Police say the victim was rushed to the hospital with what they described as life-threatening injuries. Police estimated the victim to be around 40 years old.

Witnesses have been questioned by the police but no arrests have been made at this time.