An investigation is underway into an officer involved shooting in Ralls County late Tuesday night.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that Ralls County deputies were called to the scene of an incident in the Spencer Creek area just before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Reports indicate there was an exchange of gunfire between the deputies and an armed individual on the scene.

A woman was injured and taken to a hospital in St. Louis. The deputies suffered minor injuries and were treated and released at a local hospital.

The Missouri Division of Drug and Crime Control is conducting the investigation.