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Springfield gun range customer wounded in accidental shooting, police say

Published: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 @ 8:40 PM

A customer at the Mad River Armory and Range in Springfield shot himself in the leg Wednesday evening in what is being investigated as an accident, police said.

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Police were dispatched to the range, 309 E. Leffel Lane, about 7:15 p.m. on a report of a shooting. 

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The man, whose name and age were not immediately available, was taken to Springfield Regional Medical Center, then flown to Miami Valley Hospital by helicopter, police said. 

A person who answered the phone at the range declined comment.