SAN YSIDRO (CNS) - A U.S. Border Patrol officer was hospitalized after he accidentally shot himself in a hand while cleaning his gun, it was reported Thursday.
The unidentified person was taken from a San Ysidro home to UC San Diego Medical Center shortly after 7 p.m. Wednesday, according to a San Diego Fire-Rescue Department dispatcher.
Five children were in the San Ysidro home when the accident happened, according to U-T San Diego.
Border Patrol officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
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