Deputies say two people shot in Cross Lanes

Kanawha County deputies are investigating after they say two people were shot Thursday morning in Cross Lanes. (WCHS/WVAH)

Kanawha County deputies said they are investigating after a gun apparently accidentally discharged in a vehicle in Cross Lanes, wounding two men.

The incident happened about 7 a.m. Thursday in the 5400 block of Dalewood Drive.

Deputies said a man who was a passenger in a vehicle was apparently handling a gun in a vehicle when the weapon accidentally discharged and a shot passed through one of his hands, striking another man in the side.

Both men were transported to the hospital. Their conditions were unavailable.

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