Kentucky State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Madison County.
The shooting happened just after 9 p.m. Tuesday, when a trooper responded to a domestic disturbance on General Nelson Drive, which is just south of Richmond, according to state police. A man was taken to University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital with life-threatening injuries. The officer was uninjured.
When the trooper arrived at the house on General Nelson Drive, the man who was reportedly involved in the disturbance was found in a vehicle, according to state police.
The initial investigation indicates the man drove the vehicle at the trooper, according to state police. The trooper then fired multiple shots, injuring the suspect.
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The names of the trooper and the man who was injured have not been released.
State police continue to investigate the shooting.