NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A shooting just blocks from a Queens high school Tuesday afternoon sent one teenager to the hospital.

Investigators say the teenager walked into Martin Van Buren High School in Queens Village with a gunshot to the leg.

According to police, the 16-year-old is a student at the school. He said there was a fight with other students a few blocks away on Hillside Avenue and that he was shot.

The teen is expected to recover from the wound.