A woman was injured after being shot near North Pine Street in Anchorage on Wednesday.

A community alert from the Anchorage Police Department said dispatch was first notified of the shooting around 7:35 p.m. A person called to say they heard multiple shots in the area of North Pine Street and Thompson Avenue. A few minutes later, another call came from a woman who said she had been shot.

Officers responded to Parsons Avenue and North Pine Street and found the woman, who was shot in the upper body. Police say she was taken to the hospital and is stable.

According to police, the shots were fired from a vehicle. The woman who was shot was in another vehicle when she was hit.

Police say the suspects fled before officers arrived and they don't have descriptions to release at this time. North Pine Street between McPhee Avenue and Thompson Avenue temporarily closed for the investigation, but reopened late Wednesday night.

Anyone with information is asked to call dispatch at 311.

Copyright 2019 KTVA. All rights reserved.

MORE NEWS FROM KTVA: