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Accidental shooting injures man, woman at Portland home

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A man handling a gun accidentally pulled the trigger, injuring himself and a woman inside a Portland home Tuesday.

Portland police officers responded to the shooting in the 8700 block of Southeast Ellis Street at 1 p.m.

When they arrived, they found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds.

Their wounds were described as "non-life-threatening" and they were taken to Portland hospitals to be treated.

Officers said they recovered the gun and there's no risk to the surrounding neighborhood.

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