ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A 17-year-old boy was shot during a fight in Allentown early Saturday morning, police said.

It happened at around 1:30 a.m. Saturday in the 600 block of Lawrence Court.

Gunshots rang out shortly after the brawl started,police said.

As officers arrived, the group fled the area, and victim was taken to the hospital for a gunshot wound to the leg, police said.

The boy is expected to recover, and the gunman is still at large, police said.