Man shot by police at Sydney train station

A man has been transported to hospital after being shot by police at a train station in Sydney’s southwest.

Police attended Campbelltown train station when an altercation with a man aged in his 30s occurred at about 2.45pm on Wednesday.

The man allegedly challenged officers with a knife on Hurley Street outside the station.

A man in his 30s has been shot at Campbelltown train station. Source: Google Maps (file pic)

A taser was deployed however he continued to threaten police before being shot, police said.

He was transported to Liverpool Hospital with a gunshot wound to the stomach area.

Police are not searching for anyone else in relation to the incident, and no police or other members of the public were injured.

A Critical Incident Investigation Team will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Police and ambulance on scene at the site of the shooting. Source: 7 News

Four ambulance crews were called to the scene, a NSW Ambulance spokeswoman told Yahoo News Australia

It’s not known what condition he is in.

The shooting won’t affect anyone using the trains along the T-8 line on Wednesday afternoon.

However, a NSW Transport spokesman said the bus stop directly outside the station has been moved across the road for anyone using the service.

More to come.

With AAP

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