Gun accidentally goes off at Kroger, injuring owner

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A woman was sent to the hospital after her gun accidentally went off at a Kroger store.

The incident happened at the location on Third and Belz Tuesday around 7 p.m.

According to authorities, the person was in the bathroom when she was shot in the leg. She was taken to the Regional Medical Center, but is expected to be okay.

No one else was injured.

Kroger released a statement to WREG saying, "Tonight, an unfortunate, isolated, accident occurred inside our Southgate Kroger Store. It saddens our Kroger family, but we are happy to know the individual is recovering and no one else was harmed."