A police officer has been taken to Princess Alexandra Hospital this morning after reportedly shooting himself in the leg.
A police officer has been taken to Princess Alexandra Hospital this morning after reportedly shooting himself in the leg.

Police officer accidentally shoots himself in leg

A police officer has been rushed to hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the leg this morning at Springwood Police station.

An ambulance spokeswoman said paramedics were called to a location on Pacific Highway at 7.18am.

Queensland Police Service confirmed that the officer "accidentally shot himself" in the leg and had been reportedly transported to Princess Alexandria Hospital.

Police will be investigating the incident.



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