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Published October 10, 2009, 03:41 PM

Man injured when gun discharges accidentally

An Underwood, Minn., man was treated for a gunshot wound to the hand early Saturday after accidentally discharging his gun while cleaning it.

An Underwood, Minn., man was treated for a gunshot wound to the hand early Saturday after accidentally discharging his gun while cleaning it. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened around 2 a.m. Saturday. Jess Bugbee, 35, was transported to Lake Region Hospital by his wife for the minor hand injury. Bugbee had been cleaning the .40 caliber pistol in preparation for a hunting trip.

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