A teenager is recovering from a gunshot wound to the leg, but all indications are it was just an accident.
The Onslow County Sheriff's Office says the 17 year old from Hubert was shot in his right leg just above his knee at 908 Queens Creek Road Saturday.
Emergency medical personnel transported the victim to the Onslow Memorial Hospital.
Officials say the injuries were not serious. The victim claims the incident was an accident.
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