Franklin County Sheriff's Office deputies and St. Clair fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a mobile home park in the Lonedell area on Wednesday night for a gunshot wound.
Personnel responded to a residence at 645 Spring Drive at about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday after the incident was reported. The residence is located north of Highway 30 and east of Highway N close to Hendricks Road.
The sheriff's office told The Missourian shortly after the shooting that it appears to be accidental. An investigation continues.
No other information was known, including the condition or name of the person. According to dispatch reports, however, the individual was transported by St. Clair Ambulance to an area hospital at about 9:40 p.m.
An air ambulance had been placed on standby but was not needed.
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