Florida Man Shoots Himself While Bowling

A man shot himself in the leg Tuesday while bowling in Jupiter, Fla.

According to TV station WPBF, witnesses said the man was carrying a revolver in the pocket of his shorts. The gun was triggered when he hit his leg while throwing a bowling ball.

He was subsequently taken to the hospital with injuries that were not life threatening.

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