CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A Clarksville man was accidentally shot on Tuesday afternoon on Caldwell Lane, according to police.
Police responded to a call for a shooting in progress at 208 Caldwell Dr. around 2 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old man outside with a gunshot wound to his upper right chest area.
It was determined that the man had been accidentally shot by Dwight Seay. Seay was holding a .22 caliber handgun, accidently shot it and the bullet struck the victim walking outside.
The victim was taken by ambulance to a Nashville hospital. Police said the victim was conscious, alert and talking when transported.
Seay was charged with reckless endangerment and booked into the Montgomery County Jail on a $10,000 bond.