MSP investigate accidental shooting in Montcalm Co.

Montcalm County
generic michigan state police_1534205993332.jpg

PIERSON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — The Michigan State Police are investigating an incident where a woman accidentally shot herself in Pierson Township.

Troopers responded to Stanton Road, just west of Jones Road, where they found a 33-year-old woman who had accidentally shot herself in the shoulder.

They say the woman was firing a homemade firearm and while doing so, accidentally discharged the firearm into her shoulder.

The woman was transported to a hospital in Grand Rapids with severe injuries.

No other information has been released as of Sunday afternoon.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Know something newsworthy? Report It!

News 8 Links