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Man wounded after accidentally firing gun in Little Village

2800 block of South Ridgeway | Google Earth

2800 block of South Ridgeway | Google Earth

A man was wounded after accidentally firing a gun he was handling in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The 24-year-old man accidentally shot himself in the left hand at 7:56 p.m. in the 2800 block of South Ridgeway, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken by ambulance to Mount Sinai hospital where he is in good condition, police said.