Accidental Shooting

From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office: On 7/31/21 a deputy from Clearwater County Sheriff's Office responded to the Clearwater National Forest near the Cedars Campground for report of an accidental self-inflicted gun shot wound. Justin R. Jones 19 years old of Chattaroy, WA. was cleaning his hand gun, when the gun went off striking him in the palm of his hand and his leg. Jones was transported to a medical facility in Superior, Montana by family members where he was treated and released.