One person reportedly was seriously hurt in an assault in a neighborhood on the West Side of Binghamton.

Police were called to Walnut Street just north of Main Street around 2:30 p.m. Friday. The scene is three blocks west of Binghamton High School.

Initial reports indicated a man may have sustained a head injury in the incident.

Several police patrol vehicles and detective units rushed to the scene.

One person was taken to Wilson Medical Center after an incident on Walnut Street in Binghamton. (Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News)

The injured person was treated by medics in a Binghamton Fire Department ambulance before being transported to a hospital.

Uniform officers and investigators were questioning people at a large apartment house at 80 Walnut Street, which is located next to American Legion Post 80.

Two people - a man and a woman - were observed handcuffed at the scene.

Walnut Street between Main and North streets was closed for the police investigation.

Binghamton police sealed off a section of Walnut Street at Main Street on November 15, 2019. (Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News)

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