SC man accidentally shoots self at local gun show, police say

Published: Aug. 20, 2012 at 2:50 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 19, 2012 at 2:54 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A Fort Mill man accidentally shot himself in the hand at a local gun show Sunday.

Police responded to the Metrolina Expo at 9:52 a.m. on the 7100 block of Statesville Road in north Charlotte, according to the report from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

The Dixie Gun & Knife Classic Show took place at the exposition center over the weekend.

Eric Kinsinger, 40, of Fort Mill, suffered minor injuries when he shot himself in the hand with a Smith and Wesson .40-caliber handgun.

He was transported to Carolinas Medical Center for treatment.

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