Deputies: Man cleaning gun shoots son-in-law - FOX Carolina 21

Deputies: Man cleaning gun shoots son-in-law

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INMAN, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies said a man was airlifted to a local hospital after he was shot in the stomach accidentally on Tuesday.

Spartanburg County deputies said a man was cleaning a .32 caliber revolver at a home on Wilkie Bridge Road when the gun accidentally discharged, hitting him in the finger and striking his son-in-law in the stomach.

The son-in-law was flown to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries while the other man was driven to the hospital in a private car, deputies said.

Investigators ruled the shooting accidental and said no charges will be filed.

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