PLYMOUTH, Iowa. (FOX47) -- An Albert Lea man was shot and sent to the hospital after an accident at a campground.
This happened in Plymouth around 6 p.m. on Saturday. Richard Darcy, 22, was with his friend at the Camp at the Woods campground.
According to the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's Office, they were handling a 9mm loaded pistol in an "inappropriate manner." The firearm then went off.
Darcy was taken to MercyOne hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Deputies said alcohol was a factor in the incident.