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Man accidentally shoots wife while cleaning gun

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An accidental shooting sends a Daviess County, KY woman to the hospital.

According to the Daviess County Sheriff's Office, they were called to the 7000 block of Highway 815 around 3:30 Sunday afternoon.

They say Joshua Blandford claimed he was cleaning his gun when he accidentally shot his wife in the leg.

She was taken to the hospital with what officials call nonlife-threatening injuries.

Authorities say after talking with both Blandford and his wife the shooting has been ruled accidental.

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