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One hurt in accidental shooting at air base
Niagara Falls, N.Y. (AP) - Officials at a western New York military base say a member of its security forces has been injured in an accident involving a firearm.
The public affairs office at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station says a soldier 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.
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