NRA employee accidentally shoots himself at the National Firearms Museum

An employee of the National Rifle Association accidentally shot himself Thursday while conducting firearms training at the organization’s headquarters.

NBC News4 reported the 46-year-old man’s handgun accidentally fired when he holstered it at the NRA’s National Firearms Museum in Fairfax County, Virginia.

The man suffered a minor lower body wound and was transported to a local hospital for treatment, according to police.

Police reportedly worked with the local attorney’s office and indicated they don’t expect charges to be filed.

News 4 reported they had asked the NRA for comment but did not receive an immediate response.