Hernando man shoots himself while cleaning gun | News
SPRING HILL, Florida (AP) -- A Hernando County man reportedly shot himself in the hand while trying to clean his gun.
The sheriff's office reports that 26-year-old Sean Santana was in his backyard Saturday afternoon, about to spray the .25-caliber pistol with cleaning solvent when the gun fired and hit him in the left middle finger.
Santana wrapped his hand and drove himself to a nearby hospital.
Deputies have determined the shooting was accidental.