Man shoots self in leg at Steamboat shooting range Friday
October 19, 2012
Steamboat Springs — A 62-year-old man is expected to be fine after shooting himself in the leg Friday.
Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies and Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to the Routt County Rifle Club at 2:15 p.m. Friday.
Sheriff's Office Cpl. Mark Mackey said the man reported shooting himself with a 9 mm handgun.
It was not clear how the man shot himself, and he was taken to Yampa Valley Medical Center.
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