Woodburn man accidentally shoots himself

File photo of police crime scene tape. (KOIN)
File photo of police crime scene tape. (KOIN)

WOODBURN, Ore. (KOIN 6) — Paramedics flew a man who accidentally shot himself to a Portland trauma hospital, officials confirmed.

A spokesperson with the Woodburn Police Department confirmed the incident occurred early Friday morning, but could not release any additional information.

The victim was able to call for help, police said. His name, age and address has not been released.

A representative with Life Flight confirmed the man was transported to Oregon Health & Science University.

The man’s condition has also not been released.

More information is expected to be released later Friday.

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