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Gun discharges inside hospital in Whiteville, no one hurt

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WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) – A gun was accidentally fired inside the Columbus Regional Healthcare System Hospital in Whiteville Friday afternoon.

According to police, an officer was transporting a prisoner from the jail to the hospital when a gun discharged.

Authorities say the bullet went through the 6th floor to the fifth, but no one was hurt.

No other details have been released at this time.

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