Accidental shooting reported at PBSO shooting range, deputy shot in the hand

The deputy has non-life-threatening injuries

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that an accidental shooting took place at the PBSO shooting range at 21500 S.R. 80.

A PBSO spokesperson said a deputy accidentally shot himself in the left hand while participating in an auto pistol school for "off duty" carry.

The deputy was transported to St. Mary's Medical Center via Trauma Hawk.

The deputy has non-life-threatening injuries, the sheriff's office said.