Woman accidentally shoots man in Brevard, deputies say
Deputies investigate shooting near Cocoa
COCOA, Fla. – A man was airlifted to a hospital late Wednesday after he was accidentally shot by a woman in Brevard County, officials said.
The shooting was reported around 10:30 p.m. near Canaveral Groves Boulevard, north of Cocoa.
Brevard County sheriff's deputies said a preliminary investigation shows that a woman was handling a gun, which discharged, striking the man.
The victim was taken to a local sports complex, where he was placed into a helicopter and taken to a hospital with a non-life-threatening wound, according to deputies.
An investigation is ongoing.
No other details have been released.
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