KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — Kanawha County deputies said a man was shot in the head accidentally while he was cleaning his gun.
The incident happened early Monday morning in the 1200 block of Walgrove Road in Walgrove, just north of Elkview, said Sgt. Brian Humphreys, spokesman for the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office.
The man was alert when medics arrived and was transported to the hospital.
No condition was immediately available.