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Morgan Co. man injured in accidental shooting

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MORGAN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Priceville police responded to a shooting late Wednesday night.

According to officers, a man was shot in an accidental shooting at a bonfire near Upper River Road between Bethel Road and I-65 around 10:30 p.m.

Authorities said the gun was lying in a man's lap and was in the process of being cleared when it went off and struck the victim in his right side.

The victim was transported to Decatur/Morgan Hospital and later transferred to Huntsville Medical Center to undergo surgery.

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