Two accidentally shot in Hanover when gun goes off in car

Published: Apr. 24, 2013 at 11:21 AM EDT|Updated: May. 4, 2013 at 11:21 AM EDT
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HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - Hanover police say two people were injured when a gun accidentally went off inside a car.

The gun fired just before midnight Tuesday on Old Church Road in Mechanicsville. Hanover Police confirm one was person was shot in the hand and another in the arm.

Hanover Police were seen searching an SUV on Old Church Road, and had closed off a mile of the street. This happened only a short walk from Immanuel Episcopal Church and the Cherub School, a day care center.

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