TBI investigating accidental shooting involving Marion Co. Sheriff’s deputy

Tennessee
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MARION COUNTY, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) confirms a Marion County Sheriff’s deputy has been hospitalized after being hit by accidental gunfire.

The TBI says it happened Wednesday at the Marion County Sheriff’s Office in Jasper.

The deputy was taken by ambulance to be hospitalized in Chattanooga.

Our NewsChannel 9 crew was on the scene as EMS arrived at Erlanger, escorted by patrol vehicles.

TBI agents are investigating the incident. We are working to get more information.

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