NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two people are hospitalized following a stabbing and shooting at a gas station in Yonkers Friday morning.

The incident began when a man walked into the Citgo station at 704 Saw Mill River Road at around 9 a.m. and stabbed an employee, police said.

The employee then pulled out a gun and shot his attacker twice, police said.

Both men were taken to Jacobi Medical Center.

The motive for the stabbing is not yet known.