Morning shooting injures two on Ottumwa's south side

The gunshot happened on Ottumwa's south side. (KTVO)

A morning shooting is under investigation in Ottumwa.

Emergency personnel received a report around 10:30 a.m. Saturday that two people were struck by a bullet after a gun was fired.

Authorities say the incident happened at a home located at the corner of Mary and Davis streets on Ottumwa's south side.

The Ottumwa Police Department's sergeant on duty told KTVO that preliminary reports indicate it was an accidental shooting.

The two victims were taken to the hospital for treatment. At this time, the extent of their injuries is unknown.

Authorities have not stated whether any arrests have been made in relation to this incident.

KTVO will update this story as more details become available.

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