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Police: Woman wounded by accidental self-inflicted gunshot in Woodfin

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WOODFIN, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Police were investigating a shooting in the Woodfin this week.

Officials with Town of Woodfin Police Department said around 4:10 p.m. on January 26, they got the call about a bout a woman who had walked into Mission Hospital with a gunshot wound.

The incident was believed to have taken place on I-26 W near mile marker 23 in Woodfin.

Detectives with Woodfin Police Department and officers with Asheville Police Department worked together to recover the vehicle involved in the incident, at Pisgah View Apartments.

Through the investigation, however, police said investigators were able to determine that the 27-year-old victim suffered from an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound. Her injuries did not appear to be life threatening.

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