December 29, 2013
A man ended up at the University of Virginia Medical Center on Saturday night after he accidentally shot himself in the leg, according to Charlottesville police.
It happened around 11:45 p.m. on Prospect Avenue in Charlottesville.
Police taped off the 700-block of the street while they investigated.
Police say the 20-year-old gunshot victim was in a car at the time of the accident.
His injuries are not life-threatening.