Police are investigating after several shots were fired in downtown Seattle early Saturday morning.

KIRO-TV (http://kiro.tv/1WN9616 ) in Seattle reports that three or four people transported themselves to hospitals with injuries after the shooting.

A witness told KIRO that the altercation began at an IHOP restaurant, but the crime scene spanned multiple locations and more than 20 shots were fired.

The Seattle Police Department has not yet released any details, and a police spokesman did not immediately return a phone call from The Associated Press.

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Information from: KIRO-TV, htthttp://www.kirotv.com/index.html