Woman hospitalized after accidental shooting

DEKALB COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - A woman was flown to the hospital with injuries after an accidental shooting on County Road 179 in DeKalb County.

Sheriff's deputies said a man was holstering his weapon around 11:30 p.m. Saturday when the gun went off and hit his wife in the side.

She was flown to the hospital in unknown condition.

Deputies are saying the incident was an accident.

The victim's name has not been released.

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