The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office was called to an accidental shooting in Ooltewah Friday.

The call came in shortly after 6:00 p.m. from the 8500 block of Streamside Drive.

The Sheriff's Office says a man accidentally shot himself in the leg.

He was taken to a local hospital for injuries that were not life-threatening. 

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