By Brad Segall, Steve Beck
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (CBS) — Authorities are investigating what appears to be an accidental shooting at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training campus in Conshohocken.READ MORE: Phillies' Bryce Harper Out Indefinitely With Broken Thumb After Being Hit By Pitch In 4-2 Win Over Padres
The incident happened at about 11 a.m. Thursday at the center that is located in the 1100 block of Conshohocken Road.
According to authorities, an officer with the Norristown Police Department was training at the facility when he accidentally shot himself in the leg.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Tracking Possible Showers And Storms For The Fourth Of July Weekend
The unidentified officer was flown to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania as a precaution.
Montgomery County detectives are investigating the shooting.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Find Man's Body Burned, Possibly Shot In East Mount Airy