01/07/2017 6:17 AM AEST | Updated 01/07/2017 8:23 AM AEST

Multiple People Shot At New York City Hospital

One doctor was killed and six other people were wounded.

Multiple people were shot at a New York City hospital Friday afternoon. Police are still on the scene of the active situation.

At least three of the shooting victims are doctors with the hospital, The New York Times reported.

The incident began at approximately 3 p.m. on the 16th and 17th floors of the building, according to multiple publications.

The investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story and will be updated.