Knoxville man shoots wife accidentally

Knoxville man shoots wife accidentally

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - An accidental shooting in Knoxville sent one person to the hospital early Thursday morning.

The incident happened around 2:30 a.m. in the 4700 block of Elm View Rd. in Northwest Knoxville.

Knoxville police said it was an accidental shooting.

Police said a man was holding gun and it accidentally went off, shooting his wife in the leg.

The woman was taken to University of Tennessee Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

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