The Army base at Fort Knox, Ky., was briefly locked down and remained on heightened security Wednesday evening after a shooting on the post, military officials said.
A civilian was flown by helicopter to a hospital, but there was no immediate word on the victim's condition, a military official told NBC News.
The shooting occurred shortly after 5 p.m. ET near the Army's Human Resource Command, which is headquartered at Fort Knox. The base was placed on full lockdown, but it was lifted early Wednesday evening, the official said.
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