Man accidentally shoots himself in leg in Miami Lakes

MIAMI LAKES, Fla. – A man was rushed to a hospital Wednesday morning after accidentally shooting himself in the leg, authorities confirmed.

The incident occurred in the 6800 block of Cassia Place.

Miami-Dade police officers and Fire Rescue personnel responded to the scene.

Further details about the circumstances leading up to the apparent accidental shooting were not released.

The victim’s condition is unclear at this time.


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