Accidental Shooting

The Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the Pittman’s Landing area of Cross Hill near Lake Greenwood at 8:51 last night to investigate a shooting. Officers reported arriving to observe a man standing outside with his hand wrapped in a green towel. The man indicated he was messing with his Taurus .45-caliber handgun when it went off, shooting thru the palm of his left hand, hitting a table then going through the outside wall of his house. EMS responded and transported the man to the hospital for treatment.