PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police confirm a teenager was seriously hurt in Providence Saturday night after being shot in the back. 

Providence Police say they were first notified of the incident after they were contacted by a local hospital, where the shooting victim was dropped off.

Shortly before that, police say they were monitoring reports of shots fired on Salmon St.

Police say the 17-year-old victim is now recovering from a collapsed lung. 

No arrest has been made, and the incident is now under investigation.