Man rushed to hospital after early morning shooting

KINGSTON, Tenn. (WVLT) - The Roane County Sheriff's Department was called to a shooting shortly after 4 a.m. at a home in the 700 block of Sweetwater Highway. This is in south Roane County in the Philadelphia community near Ten Mile.

When deputies arrived, they found one man had been shot.

The victim was transported to UT Medical Center with non life threatening injuries.

Roane County Deputies are continuing to investigate and are expected to release more information this afternoon.