(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- A Colorado Springs man was injured Sunday, after a gun in his possession accidentally went off while he was mowing his lawn.
Police say they were called to the 5100 block of Farmingdale Drive shortly before 2:30 p.m. on a report about a person being shot. An investigation then found that the victim was reportedly mowing his lawn with a loaded handgun in his pocket when the gun fell, hit the sidewalk and discharged, hitting the victim in the lower leg.
The victim was treated at a local hospital and released.
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