Twin Falls - 56.0 F (13.3 C)
  • Friday

    High: 70º Low: 47º

  • Saturday

    High: 54º Low: 44º

  • Sunday

    High; 47º Low: 35º

Mountain Home Man Injured At Gun Show

Tools

By KBOI, KNIN

Boise, Idaho ( KBOI ) A Mountain Home man was hit by a piece of shrapnel at a Boise Gun Show Saturday.

Someone accidentally fired a round from a handgun into a display.

The 23–year old was taken to the hospital for treatment of his serious eye injury, while ricocheting fragments hit another in the arm.

Deputies were called out to the Fort Boise Gun Show at Expo Idaho just before 3 p.m. Saturday when they received word that a gun had been fired inside the exhibit hall.

The bullet struck two displayed firearms, and fragments from the impact hit the two bystanders.


Subscribe to our Newsletters

KMVT Breaking News Alerts

Morning & Afternoon News Updates