NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - One person was shot on Wednesday morning near Hart Avenue, according to police.

Hart Avenue shooting - 4/17/19

Police responded to a shooting on Hart Avenue in East Nashville. (WSMV)

The shooting was reported around 9:30 a.m.

Police on scene told News4 that the incident began when the suspect pulled up in front of the victim's home.

The victim came outside and the two men got into an argument. Police say the shooter fired shots from the vehicle, hitting the victim in the back twice. The shooter then drove off in a black car, possibly a Toyota.

Police said the victim was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

Ross Elementary, which is nearby, has been placed on a precautionary lockdown.

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