As of this morning a Manchester man is in satisfactory condition at Strong Memorial Hospital after an accidental shooting accident Saturday. According to Ontario County Sheriff's 38 year old Jason Bliven attempted to put a handgun in a gun safe at his residence Saturday when the gun fell on the floor and a round discharged. The round hit Bliven in the right side of his chest and exited the right shoulder area. Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero says there are a few things to remember in gun safety.
It's also important for everyone, even those who don't use guns to have a general knowledge to prevent any accidental shooting.
Preliminary investigation reveals the shooting was an accident. The sheriff’s office is continuing to investigate.