OGDEN — A man was shot in a busy area of Ogden during the lunch hour Wednesday.

About 12:10 p.m., Ogden Police Lt. Danielle Croyle said multiple shots were fired in the area of 12th Street and Washington Boulevard. When police arrived, they found a man who had been shot in the head.

The man was conscious and alert and gave officers some information, she said.

"We have a report of a vehicle, a dark-colored SUV, that left the area," Croyle said.

It was not immediately known whether the victim was also in a car or was walking. He was taken to a local hospital in serious condition.

Police ask anyone with information about the shooting to call 801-629-8221.