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LOCKPORT – A 24-year-old man was stabbed in the back during a fight late Monday in the Town of Lockport, the the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office reported.

The fight was reported shortly before 10:30 p.m. in the area of Ernest Road and Northview Drive, where a group of people had gathered, deputies said.

The victim, identified as a Niagara Falls resident, was transported to Eastern Niagara Hospital where he was treated for injuries, which were not believed to be life-threatening, according to reports.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the sheriff’s office at 438-3407.