REDWOOD - A pair of friends landed in the hospital after a gun-cleaning accident on Saturday.

Guadalupe County Sheriff's Lt. Tony Slaughter said officers were called to the Central Texas Medical Center in San Marcos for two men who had been shot.

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These guys are both lucky and hopefully learned a basic lesson in firearm safety.
Don't assume anything, make sure the gun isn't loaded before cleaning it!

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