NASHVILLE (WSMV) - One person is hospitalized following a shootout on Broadway in downtown Nashville early Monday morning. 

Metro Police tell us it happened just after 3 a.m. in between Third and Fourth Avenue South. 

According to officers at the scene, two groups got into an argument when one person pulled out a gun and started shooting into the air.

Police believe another person from the other group then pulled out a gun and also started shooting into the air. 

One person appeared to have been hit by a bullet in the neck in the shootout. Police tell us that person is at Vanderbilt University Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. 

More than eight shots were fired during the incident, according to police. 

This is an ongoing investigation. 

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