Police: Man accidentally shoots himself in Taco Bell parking lot near Central Hardin HS

Police: Man accidentally shoots himself in Taco Bell parking lot near Central Hardin HS
A man was taken to HMH after accidentally shooting himself in the parking lot of Taco Bell in Elizabethtown.

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) - A man at the Taco Bell off of US 62 accidentally shot himself, Elizabethtown police said Tuesday.

According to a Facebook post, the man was sitting inside a vehicle in the parking lot of the fast food restaurant around 7 p.m., when he accidentally discharged his handgun.

The man was hit in the leg. He was transported to Hardin Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Shortly before 7 PM, EPD responded to the parking lot of Taco Bell by Central Hardin on an accidental weapon discharge....

Posted by Elizabethtown Police Department on Tuesday, March 12, 2019

No one else was injured.

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