Baton Rouge police are investigating a Wednesday night shooting on Ontario Street that left a man with serious injuries.

The shooting happened about 7 p.m. in the 2900 block of Ontario Street, near Plank Road, said Cpl. Don Coppola, a Baton Rouge Police spokesman.

The victim was taken to a hospital with “potentially life-threatening injuries,” Coppola said.

No further information was available Wednesday evening.