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Two wounded in accidental shooting

Colchester, Vermont - February 8, 2010

Two people were wounded in an accidental shooting in Colchester Sunday morning.

At about 10 a.m. Colchester Police responded to a 911 call at the Motel 6. Once there, they say they found both 22-year-old Joshua Severance and a 17-year-old female with gunshot wounds.

 Police say investigation showed Severance tripped while holding a handgun when it went off and hit his hand. It passed through his hand and hit the female in the hip as she was lying in bed.

Both subjects were taken to the Fletcher Allen Health Care with non-life threatening injuries.

No charges have been filed.

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