An investigation is underway involving a shooting in Fulton County. On Tuesday, 911 operators received a call about an accidental shooting on Nine Mile Ridge. According to a release from the Fulton County’s Sheriff’s Office, according to the victim, 33, she was sitting outside in a chair with a .22 semiautomatic pistol in her lap.
“She went to stand up and dropped the pistol. She grabbed at the gun and as she did, it went off. The bullet hit her in the upper thigh and passed all the way through her leg.”
The victim was flown by helicopter to a regional hospital.