West Liberty man accidentally shoots himself at Davenport gun show

DAVENPORT, Iowa - A man accidentally shot himself while sitting in a car at a gun show in Davenport on Sunday.

Police were called to the Mississippi Valley Fair Grounds regarding a gunshot victim on March 4 just after 1:30 p.m.

Upon arrival, a 42 year old man from West Liberty Iowa was found with a gunshot wound.

Police say the man was sitting in his car when his personal firearm discharged. The man sustained a serious and potential life-threatening injury.

He was treated on the scene, and transported to Genesis East Hospital for further treatment.

There is no word yet on his condition at this time.