Servicemember hospitalized after accidental shooting at air base
Niagara Gazette, Niagara Falls, N.Y. (MCT)
Officials at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station base say a member of its security forces has been injured in an accident involving a firearm.
The public affairs office says a servicemember suffered a non-life-threatening injury in an accidental shooting that occurred in a base housing unit during off-duty ours over the weekend.
The unidentified victim was taken to a Buffalo hospital for treatment.
The incident is under investigation by military officials.