High School Student Accidentally Shoots Self

MYRTLE BEACH -- A student accidentally shot himself in the leg Thursday morning, as he was sitting in class at Myrtle Beach High School.

Damien Julius Singleton, 18, had the gun in his pants pocket went it went off. He is in good condition at Grand Strand Regional Hospital.

No one else was hurt and the school calls it an isolated incident.

Singleton led the school's basketball team in scoring this past season and has scored more than 1,000 career points.